What are the TEN MAIN things that religionists really do not understand about Go

Jump to Last Post 1-3 of 3 discussions (7 posts)
  1. gmwilliams profile image82
    gmwilliamsposted 4 years ago

    What are the TEN MAIN things that religionists really do not understand about God & the potentiality

    of humankind?

    https://usercontent1.hubstatic.com/11974064_f260.jpg

  2. Austinstar profile image85
    Austinstarposted 4 years ago

    1. They are cheating themselves out of enjoying life.
    2. They believe they are "sinners" which harms self-esteem.
    3. They use outdated biblical rules to live by.
    4. They use judgement calls that harm people.
    5. They harm children with harsh discipline.
    6. They harm children with unfounded claims of faith healing.
    7. They ostracize groups of humans according to "religion".
    8. They believe in unfounded notions of "salvation".
    9. They have unreasonable expectations of other humans.
    10. They harm the entire planet and humankind because they think "God" gave the world to mankind not for safe keeping, but to use and abuse as he feels like doing.

    1. Say Yes To Life profile image81
      Say Yes To Lifeposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Wow - I can't top that!  Best answer, already!

    2. Austinstar profile image85
      Austinstarposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Say yes to life - Your name says it all!

    3. lone77star profile image84
      lone77starposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Some are; some aren't. Some actually follow the teachings and put Love first. Some people make generalities that are only partially true -- both atheists and believers. Some don't.

  3. lone77star profile image84
    lone77starposted 4 years ago

    Not all religionists fit into this category. Some adhere to Truth in spirituality and not dogma and Ego -- but too few.

    1) God is Love without self-concern. If they realized this, they would behave differently.

    2) Too many take the Bible literally and miss the spirit of it. They don't realize that the first books of the Bible were written by Kabbalists in code, so no one without the code knows what they're talking about.

    Make a list of 10 things? Anything else I can think of is merely a rehashing of the first two.

    Self-concern (I'm right; you're wrong. Me versus you; separation) is the heart of all evil and suffering. This is the opposite of God (Love).

    When I have by experiment achieved perfect humility, love, responsibility and confidence (Faith), the physical universe became as tissue paper -- flimsy nothingness and easily manipulated. Without Love (and a pure lack of self-concern), we are only physical cogs in the machine of reality. When we achieve perfect Love, then we rise above the machine and have full control over it.

    Without self-concern, we have no limitations. With Pure Love, we find Wisdom and do all that is good in the world.

    Too many mistake Ego as their guiding "light." They think they know truth and use it as a badge to bolster Ego.

    If we love others as ourselves, even our enemies, and wish for them everything that they desire, then we heal the world. I have done this, but only briefly and found bliss only a moment after long minutes of rage. I quieted Ego to nothing and loved my enemies completely. The forgiveness was so complete, I forgot their trespasses for 34 years. And when I remembered, it was without any self-concern -- only love.

    1. Austinstar profile image85
      Austinstarposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      lone77 - you are always talking about this 'code'. What is it? Why is part of the bible in code? who wrote this 'code'? Why can't Christians just rewrite the bible with the 'translated code'?

 
working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)