I Want to Learn About Other Religions

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    The Jesus Test

    Introduction to the "Prophet of The Lost and Last Testaments" - by Yusuf Estes 1). Did Jesus teach eternal life was conditioned on obeying the commandments? Yes ___ No __ Answer in the Bible: And behold, a certain lawyer stood up and tempted him, saying, "Master what shall I do...
    lauditus lauditus
    22-25, M
    May 7, 2013

    Open-minded Episcopalian

    I was raised as an Episcopalian, though for a large portion of my childhood we didn't attend church because my dad didn't agree with the priest. Then we moved, and I fell in love with one of Episcopal churches in our new home, and it became my second home. Then I went off to...
    ladybard ladybard
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 21, 2009

    Spirtuality Is Huge In My Life

    i believe in one god, i believe that we are here for a reason, i believe after that we have a purpose. I believe we are hear to make mistakes and learn from the significance, and that you can learn more from negative experiences than positive ones. I am interested in other...
    Donalh Donalh
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Apr 1, 2008

    Jesus in Islam

    In relating the story of Jesus, the Quran describes how Mary, the mother of Jesus, was approached by an angel from God, bringing her tidings she had never imagined: that she will give birth to a son, a Messiah, who will be of the righteous and will be a prophet of God, calling...
    beyleb beyleb
    18-21, F
    Apr 21, 2012

    Except That I Already Have Learned So Much

    self taught comparitive religon person.I am mostly hindu. Faith is a tapestry though. inquire away.
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix
    26-30, M
    Jun 7, 2012

    Something about Hinduism speaks to me

    so vividly. It is rare for me to be so interested in religion because it was forced down my throat growing up in my family... Well with my parents. I was the only child and religion/ Christianity was their scapegoat to act horribly and force their beliefs / Christianity down my...
    Anonymouscoast Anonymouscoast
    22-25
    3 Responses May 13, 2015

    I Want To Know About Your Religious Views And Why

    I believe that......there is one god. I believe his name is Jehovah (Psalms 83:18)...that god has a son named Jesus....that there is no Hell....that christ died on a torture stake as a ransom for his people....that a great day called Armageddon is coming soon in which god will...
    stargazer27 stargazer27
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Apr 10, 2011

    Not A Christian But Would Like To Learn About Christianity..

    I'd really like to learn about Christianity and what Christians believe in, and who could help me understand the religion more than the believers themselves! So here i am asking some questions and hoping to get answers.. 1. Is Jesus God? 2. Is the father God? 3. Who is the...
    beyleb beyleb
    18-21, F
    Apr 29, 2013

    I'd love to pick someone's brain on religion,

    or simply their beliefs. I have been at a crossroads for some time, regarding this, so I'd really love to know more about every different region. Not just theories on religions, but from people who practice them.. ex: Muslims, Christians, satanists, Buddhists, atheists and so on...
    xxvee xxvee
    22-25, M
    1 Response Oct 28, 2014

    The Spirit Within

     Awakening to Unconditional Love   Wake up my people. Let your light shine. Be hope when there is none. Be Love when you feel none. Be a beacon of light in the coming darkness. Let my light shine. I love you. Feel your true nature within you. Let it shine for everyone...
    soulfireRW soulfireRW
    31-35
    May 27, 2008

    I want to learn more about Hinduism

    and buduism. I believe there is truth in every religion and each religion has certain clues to what's to happen and why we are here. I plan on learning about all religions and connecting the dots
    DeepZen DeepZen
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 4, 2014

    talk.talk talk

    religions fascinate me. i was raised chatolic  but  iam agnostic-athiest ish.i like learning about religions.my cousins mother is wiccan. My sister is Unatiaian Universalist .i have friends of all religions idc really i have athiest ,christin , chatolic ...
    MissSweetRose MissSweetRose
    16-17, F
    14 Responses Oct 9, 2008

    I Wat to Learn About All Religions

    I was raised by atheist.Im not saying they was wrong but  I  still want to learn about all religions so I can choose for myself what realigion I want to follow.I just dont know  where to start looking to learn stuff.
    littleboyblue16 littleboyblue16
    18-21, M
    5 Responses Aug 5, 2009

    Spirituality

    Spirituality is part of eveything in my existance becuase I am a spirit like pretty much everyone else, and t more in touch with that I become the better everything is. I've found things in some human traditions and beliefs that I like and/or agree with, but no human religeon...
    AngelaDark AngelaDark
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Oct 26, 2007

    I Am Very Open Minded

    I was raised in a Southern Baptist church in Neptune Beach, Florida.  My mother made me go to church every time the doors were open.  Now that I am older I have never found a church to call my home.  I love reading into the other religions and...
    rondat rondat
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 9, 2009

    i consider myself agnostic

    but i am very curious about how other people worship in there separate religions. i know the very basics of several religions but i would really like to know how these religions work in real life. in modern practice. so if anyone would like to tell me about their religion...
    jennr31 jennr31
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 29, 2014

    Islam + Christian

    I am an open minded muslim and my mon was christian and dad muslim.. You can read my experiences to know me Anyway i would like to have a decent chat or argument about the folowing: -1 what do you think about islam and have you ever wanted to try a new religion (other than yours...
    thetechguy thetechguy
    18-21, M
    1 Response Nov 23, 2013

    I'd love to learn about religious

    and spiritual beliefs of others. I don't care whether it's Muslim, Christian, Atheist, Buddhist, Satanic, ect...
    veexx veexx
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 3, 2015

    The World...

    I feel in order to know someone and how they think, you must know about their religion. Finding out about different religion helped me to understand how people live, where they get their values from, and how they view others. Even though I know the basic, I still want to learn...
    lost4life lost4life
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 10, 2009

    So...

    Hellooooooooooooooooooooooooooo people of Mars, Earth, and any other planet you come from!! I know I'm SOOOOOOOOOO weird. Anyway, keep on reading. I go to the Church of Christ, and I want to know about other religions before dissing them. So, if you go to another church or want...
    BiscuitJackChance BiscuitJackChance
    16-17
    Feb 13, 2009

    I always loved Religious Education at secondary

    school because it was less focused on Christianity. As far as I can see my lack of faith may open me up to the many faiths of others. When one removes the dogma there's a whole universe of art, culture, imagination, mythology, legends and fairy tales. It's all very fascinating...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 27, 2015

    Im Just Interested

    i believe religion is a personal thing. i do not have a specific religion myself. there are many worthy ideas in each religion i have come across but i would love to learn more. places of worship around the world are such beautiful places whether it be a huge mosque, cathedral or...
    Ang3 Ang3
    Oct 12, 2008
    SimplyAtheist SimplyAtheist
    22-25, M
    Jan 2, 2014

    Hmmm

    Well, I'm not religious, but I've always been curious about the beliefs and dogmas of religions other than Catholicism and Christianity. I first became curious as a child when I was given a book about Passover by my mother. Her closest friends and my 'aunts' are Jewish and she...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 19, 2008

    Supernatural In Your Religion

    Hi! I was started to believe in God when I was a little girl. My mother started to go to Church of because I was really sick and we looked for healing and comfort. So we went to really harizmatical Church where was big accent on suppernatural (healing, anointing etc.) Now I'm...
    MissKeiko MissKeiko
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 30, 2011

    I have been studying the beliefs of different

    religions other than Christianity. Although there are many things I had already come to believe in by myself, I have found that the other spiritual beliefs I've studied reiterate what I knew in my spirit & soul. I am very interested in learning.
    seeetfritz seeetfritz
    51-55, F
    Mar 3

    There Is Only One God

    There is only one God, no matter what you call him, no matter how you choose to worship Him, God is Great and God is Good!  God loves all of us, each and every one of us.  Red and yellow, black and white we are all precious in His sight.  God has many prophets...
    SSCheerMO SSCheerMO
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Sep 25, 2007

    Why Islam?

    Let’s talk frankly. Almost never do non-Muslims study Islam until they have first exhausted the religions of their exposure. Only after they have grown dissatisfied with the religions familiar to them, meaning Judaism, Christianity and all the fashionable “-isms”—Buddhism...
    beyleb beyleb
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 6, 2012

    What Is Really Out There? What Is the Truth?

    I was born a buddhist, and so I always wondered what is the truth? Anyone have anything to share on this from your religion?
    SongOfaLife SongOfaLife
    26-30, M
    14 Responses May 29, 2009

    It Might Be A Stupid Question But...

    It might be a stupid question, but here it is anyways. I am Christian, so I don't completely understand Catholic confessionals. I was wondering if there was anyone out there who would be willing to explain to me what this is and why people do this. In my mind, confessions are...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 19, 2013

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