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I Want to Learn About Other Religions

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    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 2 Responses Oct 28, 2014

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    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

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    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 21-25, F 1 Response Jan 21, 2009

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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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    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 2 Responses Jan 9, 2009

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    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

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    SimplyAtheist SimplyAtheist 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 2, 2014

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    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

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    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...
    jermdbt80612 jermdbt80612 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    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

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    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

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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

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    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 12 Responses May 29, 2009

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    You Know It Makes Sense!

    I've taken a couple of cultural studies courses with this in mind. One was on Islam,and gave an overview of its history and development. The other was a survey course with visits to relevant places of worship. Let me see...Hindu temple,Sikh gurdwara,Sunni mosque,Jain temple and...
    Rob22make3 Rob22make3 41-45, M Oct 12, 2008

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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