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I became "born again" through Christ.....as in Baptism, as a bible reader and believer in Christ and His word, the Bible
though I was brought up Catholic for the past 33 yrs.
sorry I hope this isn't self promotion but the only way I can explain without turning this into a hub.
Yes, religious indoctrination does not mean one will always follow the same religion throughout their lives, but it does mean the believer will always embrace myths and superstitions, believing instead of thinking and rejecting anything that either does not support the beliefs or contradicts the beliefs.
You should read some of the stories of people that were rligious, but now are atheists.
That kinda defeats your argument!
Wow if that makes you happier good on you! I especially liked this on your hub!
"You CANNOT dismiss the possibility unless you are open to it first"
I also saw sense in the fact that going through Mary was probably the long way around too. In saying that we each have our own way.
Thanks for sharing!
Good for you schoolgirlforreal, the best part is you belive in Jesus Christ. Merry Christmas
believing instead of thinking and rejecting anything that either does not support the beliefs or contradicts the beliefs.
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That statement is describing almost everyone on the planet, including yourself.
You reject everything that disagrees with your beliefs.
Welcome to the human race.
Yes, I understand how believers confuse believing with thinking as they have no capacity for thinking and make the false assertion everyone else is like them.
Seeing is believing, the proof in in the pudding.
You are no diferent than everyone else on this planet.
Or do you se yourself as more SPECIAL than everyone else?
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