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View Poll Results: What do you think is more possible God or UFO's?
God 43 48.31%
UFO's 46 51.69%
Voters: 89. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 04-30-2012, 03:47 PM
 
Location: Earth Wanderer, longing for the stars.
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that IS a very very interesting question! i know that some have claimed to see ufo's but im not sure if any have seen god. i will post that to see.
Some say that they are one and the same.
There are groups in which there are 'levels' that a person rises through. At each level you are told some esoteric 'secret'.

The top echelon is told that God is an alien.
Mormons, Scientologists, and Masons are among these groups.

 
Old 04-30-2012, 04:02 PM
 
Location: Earth Wanderer, longing for the stars.
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Well, it still doesn't explain "first cause" very well. The supposed "creatures on other planets" were created or came into being somehow. I know some atheists will disagree, but it has always just seemed more logical to me to believe in an eternal God as He has revealed Himself to be rather than an "eternal universe" or an "eternal molecule" or an "eternal vapor" or so on and so on... Hope I'm making sense here.! Something somewhere was "uncaused." Now whether UFO's exist...whether there is life on other planets, I don't know, but if there is, I believe God created it.
You do notice that the God in the Old Testament has a lot of human qualities and frailties, like being jealous, killing enemies, etc?

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Old 04-30-2012, 05:53 PM
 
Location: Salt Lake City
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Some say that they are one and the same.
There are groups in which there are 'levels' that a person rises through. At each level you are told some esoteric 'secret'.

The top echelon is told that God is an alien.
Mormons, Scientologists, and Masons are among these groups.
How do you know what the "top echelon of Mormons" are told? Mormons certainly don't believe that God is an alien, and I'm stating that as someone who is definitely closer to being among the "top echelon of Mormons" than you are.

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Old 04-30-2012, 06:15 PM
 
Location: John & Ken-ville
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I think both are entirely possible. I can't really pick between the two.
 
Old 05-02-2012, 05:43 PM
 
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How do you know what the "top echelon of Mormons" are told? Mormons certainly don't believe that God is an alien, and I'm stating that as someone who is definitely closer to being among the "top echelon of Mormons" than you are.
I went through this with you on another thread.
I am sure that Scientologysts and Masons would make the same protest.

This is not the place to argue about religion.
 
Old 05-02-2012, 07:12 PM
 
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On The History Channel, there was a show about aliens helping the Nazis in World War 11 . There was such sophisticated development of weapons , but then something must have gone awry , I guess because they lost the war.
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Old 05-02-2012, 07:13 PM
 
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Both are equally likely to me.
 
Old 05-03-2012, 04:09 AM
 
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This is not the place to argue about religion.
That's correct -- please take that discussion to the Religion & Philosophy forum.

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