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What Constitutes A Jew, Anyway?

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title tweaked to avoid offending the too-easily offended ...a Jew is, by definition of 3,000 years, only a person born to a Jewish mother or converted to Judaism according to normative Judaic law... -- Dov Fischer, here ... read more

Proverbs 1:22-21

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I don't think Jesus would ever adopt such a cold stance. It's probably someone pretending to be quoting Jesus while writing a passage for inclusion in the officially accepted version of the Bible. Just my opinion. :)"How long will you simple ones love your simple ways? How long will mockers ... read more

Horoscope/Astrology Signs

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Because every once in a while I wonder which one is which, I am putting this here: CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19); AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18); PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20); ARIES (March 21-April 19); TAURUS (April 20-May 20); GEMINI (May 21-June 20); CANCER (June 21-July 22); LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)... read more

The Lord, Translated Into Hebrew, Is Ba'Al

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Interesting!God is not called "The Lord." Hebrew it is actually called Ba'al, the name of one of the idols that scripture actually speaks against. See read more

A Conversation/Debate On Religion

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Names have been removed to protect the innocent. :)November 11, 2020 5:49 PM: Good article so far. I read the original here because it's much easier on the eyes. This part is interesting: "Let's also remember who Hitler actually was. We know his mother worked as a maid for the Rothschilds, duri... read more

Good News For Church-Goers

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"The ruling comes after the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn sued the Democratic governor of New York over his executive actions restricting church attendance earlier this month. In their 5-4 decision, the majority struck down the regulations since they cannot be viewed as neutral becaus... read more

Bible Talk And Auras (Not Such Polar Opposites, After All)

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And he said, Go thy way, Daniel: for the words are closed up and sealed till the time of the end. Many shall be purified, and made white, and tried; but the wicked shall do wickedly: and none of the wicked shall understand; but the wise shall understand." Daniel 12:9,10 (KJB)" "Purifi... read more

My Brother's Cat, Hobo

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He was a stray in the neighborhood I moved to when I bought my house. Based on neighbor reports, he'd been here about 5 years when I finally adopted him in August of 2016 -- I moved here in Sept of 2012 and he'd reportedly shown up in the neighborhood the previous winter, neutered but not fully gro... read more

A Lesson On Astrology

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from May, 2020Q: What does it mean that Jupiter will go direct?A: Planets are either in Retrograde or Direct. Direct is when they appear from the Earth to be moving forward in the sky, and Retrograde is when they appear from Earth to be moving backwards. Planets go from Retrograde to Direct quit... read more

Is It Not Written In Your Law That Ye Are Gods

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Q: Evangelical Christians criticize the New Age principle that we are all God in disguise. They say that this is Luciferian thinking. So, how do they get around this quote? A: I had an article on my website (see We're Better Than We Think We Are) referring to the 82nd Ps... read more

Our Thoughts

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"All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make our world." -- Buddha... read more

Religion Quotes

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"When I do good, I feel good; when I do bad, I feel bad; and that is my religion. -- Abraham Lincoln""When Gandhi was asked his opinion of Western civilization he said, "It would be a good idea.""Heaven is by favor. If it were by merit, your dog would go in and you wou ... read more

We're Better Than We Think We Are

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"... it's worth noting that the Bible's 82nd Psalm says something that many people find shockingly un-Biblical:You are gods."Or, at least god-like, depending on translation. Anyway, I've always agreed with the article title. :) We're Better Than We Think We Are Casey ... read more

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