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Unread 08-26-2011, 09:27 PM
 
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OT ignorance about the origin of the emotion of jealousy! God has no weaknesses, human or otherwise. Believing He has human weaknesses of any kind is blasphemy born of ancient ignorance.
Absolutely!
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Unread 08-26-2011, 09:32 PM
 
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OT ignorance about the origin of the emotion of jealousy! God has no weaknesses, human or otherwise. Believing He has human weaknesses aany kind is blasphemy born of ancient ignorance.
Yeah, I never could understand how the most high God supposedly had all the weaknesses of a man. Turns out, he doesn't. But I remember asking my sister once, (very sincerely) why it was okay for God to be jealous since that is a negative thing. She told me (sincerely) that God is above the law. I was still in bondage to ignorance then, but asking honest questions is KEY to finding FREEDOM in CHRIST. Fear does not allow its victims to ask any questions. Fear creates lemmings and cowards.
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Unread 08-26-2011, 09:43 PM
 
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Jealous, adjective -meaning 'feeling or showing suspicion of someone's unfaithfulness in a relationship'.
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Unread 08-26-2011, 09:45 PM
 
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Yeah, I never could understand how the most high God supposedly had all the weaknesses of a man. Turns out, he doesn't. But I remember asking my sister once, (very sincerely) why it was okay for God to be jealous since that is a negative thing. She told me (sincerely) that God is above the law. I was still in bondage to ignorance then, but asking honest questions is KEY to finding FREEDOM in CHRIST. Fear does not allow its victims to ask any questions. Fear creates lemmings and cowards.
And sychophantic yes men who disregard all reason and common sense in favor of remaining entrinched in their superstitious traditional programming. ..
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Unread 08-26-2011, 09:46 PM
 
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God has feelings, not weaknesses. How could he love us if he didn't have feelings?
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Unread 08-26-2011, 09:54 PM
 
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Jealous, adjective -meaning 'feeling or showing suspicion of someone's unfaithfulness in a relationship'.
Suspicion requires ignorance not omniscience. Jealousy is an entirely human weakness.
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God has feelings, not weaknesses. How could he love us if he didn't have feelings?
God doesn't have the feelings of love . . . God IS Love! Pure unconditional Love. For the description of that kind of love see 1 Cor 13.
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Unread 08-26-2011, 09:56 PM
 
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God has feelings, not weaknesses. How could he love us if he didn't have feelings?
Humans naturally try to define God by human traits and or characteristics, though students of the mysteries recognize the antropomorphic and antropopathic symbolism that is employed by the mystery traditions in order to communicate the abstractions of divinity to the laity ...
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Unread 08-26-2011, 10:10 PM
 
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Yeah, I never could understand how the most high God supposedly had all the weaknesses of a man. Turns out, he doesn't. But I remember asking my sister once, (very sincerely) why it was okay for God to be jealous since that is a negative thing. She told me (sincerely) that God is above the law. I was still in bondage to ignorance then, but asking honest questions is KEY to finding FREEDOM in CHRIST. Fear does not allow its victims to ask any questions. Fear creates lemmings and cowards.
If you received a jumbled comment on rep...sorry, I kept clicking the wrong buttons before I could makes sense of it.
I could not and still does not understand why man made religion makes it fearful to truly understand God's message of unconditional love.
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Unread 08-26-2011, 10:16 PM
 
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God doesn't have the feelings of love . . . God IS Love! Pure unconditional Love. For the description of that kind of love see 1 Cor 13.
Of course God IS love. And He's also a God that hates, disciplines and punishes. You can discount the Bible all you want.
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Unread 08-27-2011, 12:11 AM
 
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Who is your god, MysticPhD?
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The God of Jesus Christ the Father of us all.
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