spiritual, not religious

  1. lovetherain profile image82
    lovetherainposted 4 weeks ago

    What does it mean when people say they are spiritual, not religious?

    1. wilderness profile image98
      wildernessposted 4 weeks agoin reply to this

      That they exhibit the qualities religion defines as positive and available only through their god.

      What a copout!  But it's all I have.

    2. RJ Schwartz profile image95
      RJ Schwartzposted 4 weeks agoin reply to this

      Many people believe in a higher power (spirit) but don't belong to an organized religion.  Some qualities which they practice are common such as forgiveness, a connection with nature, kindness to all living things, etc. - while other things such as using crystals or sacred objects might be viewed as strange - just my "off the cuff" thoughts

 
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