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    Hi guys.

    This is a serious topic,so please don't fool around.

    If you guys are hurt in some way, or need guidance I will pray for you.

    Please be serious and don't be silly and muck this up, And it must be something serious to pray for.

    So, You need prayer?


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    ( This is serious as well )

    No, I don't need a prayer. I need a job so I can help pay for a baby on the way, I need a place to live as I am being kicked out of my house for that, I need help, but not guidance.


    Thanks for the offer, but I am cool. (Not so serious, but still kind of serious) If you talk to God soon, tell him I said "what's up" and that he should drop by for tea later on.


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    Studies have shown that longdistance prayer has no effect on the subject of the prayer.
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    Do you not realize ye blasphemers?

    BoyGenius has special access to God the rest of us cannot possibly obtain!!

    You should all repent for your unbelief!!!

    How dare you question the power his prayes have over your life!

    REPENT!!!!!!!!
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    C'mon guys, I think the intention of the original post is good. No off-topic posts please.
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    I was being serious, longdistance prayer has no effect.

    http://www.boston.com/news/globe/hea...health/?page=3

    Although, when someone prays with you and in your presence it is possible it could have placebo effects from changes in mood.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boy Genius
    If you guys are hurt in some way, or need guidance I will pray for you.
    Isn't that, like, cheating?

    In roleplay we call it "God-modding". Deus ex machina.
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    You can pray for me if you like, I have a bladder problem that the doctors can't fix if you can pray for that for me. Anything that you would like me to pray for you? .

    PS Thanks, its nice to see someone else alike, we are not alone . Just two of us feels like billions.
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    Been there, done that. I've been to Assisi a while ago and in the church there one could buy prayers and masses. I've been inquiring about the price for a get-out-of-hell-card and if they charrge special premiums for atheists but they did not find this very funny so I got kicked out of this chappel. Damn arrogant pricks!
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    I've been inquiring about the price for a get-out-of-hell-card and if they charrge special premiums for atheists but they did not find this very funny so I got kicked out of this chappel. Damn arrogant pricks!
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    Seriously there are thousands of people in the world who believe prayer works, and there probably examples where faith healing has appeared to have worked.

    Although, when someone prays with you and in your presence it is possible it could have placebo effects from changes in mood.
    This however, i think is more likely.
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    Fat people are harder to kidnap.


    Sorry for off-topic post
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    Quote Originally Posted by Demons are real, ask God
    I've been inquiring about the price for a get-out-of-hell-card and if they charrge special premiums for atheists but they did not find this very funny so I got kicked out of this chappel. Damn arrogant pricks!
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    Seriously there are thousands of people in the world who believe prayer works, and there probably examples where faith healing has appeared to have worked.
    In most of these "faith healings" the evidence is merely anecdotal and crucial factors like type of disease, severity of disease, state of disease and recovery conditions when the healing occurs are conveniently avoided/ignored.
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    Hi, guys. I've prayed for some people even if you don't want it.

    It's nice that some poeple are showing an interest, and prayer does work! Many people have been healed from blindness, dethness and alike so please if you want prayer from me or a christian that is near you, ask for it,and you never know. You might see a miracle right before your eyes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boy Genius
    ...Many people have been healed from blindness, dethness and alike...
    dethness ? do you mean death ? or deafness ?
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    Hi, guys. I've prayed for some people even if you don't want it.
    Wow You are right, it worked! A guy from Microsoft came to my house, offered me a job, a place to live, and said I could bring everyone with me!
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    Ryon, please don't mock my faith, this is serious and not a alughing matter.

    Oh and marnixR, I mean deathness, where you can't here.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boy Genius
    Ryon, please don't mock my faith, this is serious and not a alughing matter.

    Oh and marnixR, I mean deathness, where you can't here.
    You mean deafness, where you can't hear. :wink:
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    I think everyone was thinking that you just had to have said it :P
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boy Genius
    Ryon, please don't mock my faith, this is serious and not a alughing matter.

    Oh and marnixR, I mean deathness, where you can't here.
    I went through that once, where they mock your faith. Let them do it, show em your not bothered by not reacting, they'll soon get bored and stop. Hence Jesus' saying:

    'Turn to him the other (cheek)". :wink:
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    Ryon, please don't mock my faith, this is serious and not a alughing matter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boy Genius
    Hi, guys. I've prayed for some people even if you don't want it.

    It's nice that some people are showing an interest, and prayer does work! Many people have been healed from blindness, deafness and alike so please if you want prayer from me or a christian that is near you, ask for it,and you never know. You might see a miracle right before your eyes.

    Thanks~ Boy Genius
    what I would like to know, is have you a link to, or some evidence for these so called blind cures and deaf cures, can they also regrow limbs, can they cure cancer, if you assert something like that, it is polite to post up some evidence for it. And I do mean evidence that can be tested.

    and could you pray that I win the lottery on a regular basis, just so I can give it to the starving, and destitute.
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    Well, as many of you might guess... There are many bullshits going
    in places where the masses reside; I assume that around 50%+ of these "miracles" are the miracles of bribery.
    Think about it, how hard it is to bribe an old hag?
    Give her 100$ tell her to say this and this and act that and that and she'll do it and you gain much more rating and more beliefs from your Christian fellows, ain't that just gr8??

    And also think about all those Christian shows or conventions that u've seen/been in the past few years, ain't it kind of awkward that there are at least a few miracles going about in EVERY of these shows??

    Why does god doesn't show up when you are laying in the the field with your limbs cut off, bleeding to death and sincerely praying for his help; but when there are TV cameras pointing on the possible 'saint', he leaves all his his activities aside and rushes in to help tha` hag in the wheelchair to get back on her feet?!

    Faith is one of the best marketing tools these days, don't let em fool ya! :-D

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    His prayer is working for me. Even if in your opinion it may be a placebo. The point is he prayed for me, I'm getting better. Thats all that matters to me and he. Proof isn't needed, if after all someone doesn't want to prove something using science. For instance the second God is not faith, God cannot exist, so proving His existence and His works would by definition, disprove Him. I know that doesn't make sense but, it does to me.
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    i didn't get any better
    then again, i was pretty ok to start with
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    I've missed lunch time science forum chats :-D
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    Quote Originally Posted by 425 Chaotic Requisition
    the second God is not faith, God cannot exist, so proving His existence and His works would by definition, disprove Him.
    Amen. Please do drill that into your fellow believers, so this atheist need not. :-D
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    So we can't prove Him either way. So why try! :-D
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    Quote Originally Posted by 425 Chaotic Requisition
    So we can't prove Him either way. So why try! :-D
    indeed

    except that on many occasions atheists on this forum have been challenged to prove that god doesn't exist, whereas more philosophically inclined members know that the existence of god or lack thereof is beyond proof
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    Quote Originally Posted by 425 Chaotic Requisition
    His prayer is working for me. Even if in your opinion it may be a placebo. The point is he prayed for me, I'm getting better. Thats all that matters to me and he. Proof isn't needed, if after all someone doesn't want to prove something using science. For instance the second God is not faith, God cannot exist, so proving His existence and His works would by definition, disprove Him. I know that doesn't make sense but, it does to me.
    How do you know it worked for you? Did you get +1 point in Strangth or something? :/
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    I don't know, I feel better and my problem is slightly better. Can't ask any more than that really.
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    Well, as many of you might guess... There are many bullshits going
    in places where the masses reside; I assume that around 50%+ of these "miracles" are the miracles of bribery.
    Think about it, how hard it is to bribe an old hag?
    Give her 100$ tell her to say this and this and act that and that and she'll do it and you gain much more rating and more beliefs from your Christian fellows, ain't that just gr8??

    And also think about all those Christian shows or conventions that u've seen/been in the past few years, ain't it kind of awkward that there are at least a few miracles going about in EVERY of these shows??

    Why does god doesn't show up when you are laying in the the field with your limbs cut off, bleeding to death and sincerely praying for his help; but when there are TV cameras pointing on the possible 'saint', he leaves all his his activities aside and rushes in to help tha` hag in the wheelchair to get back on her feet?!
    God helps us when he thinks it's best. He could help you from dying because he wants you to evangelise.

    Check out this website: http://aglimpseofeternity.org/content.php?folder_id=1

    It's about a guy who dyed and then went to heaven and spoke to God. He has a full testimony and everything! He came to my church and he was so enlightening!

    He is inspiring.

    Anywys, anybody else need prayer?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boy Genius
    God helps us when he thinks it's best. He could help you from dying because he wants you to evangelise.

    Check out this website: http://aglimpseofeternity.org/content.php?folder_id=1

    It's about a guy who died and then went to heaven and spoke to God. He has a full testimony and everything! He came to my church and he was so enlightening!

    He is inspiring.

    Anywys, anybody else need prayer?
    I'll ask again, please testable evidence, not someones subjective experiences.
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    what I would like to know, is have you a link to, or some evidence for these so called blind cures and deaf cures, can they also regrow limbs, can they cure cancer, if you assert something like that, it is polite to post up some evidence for it. And I do mean evidence that can be tested.

    and could you pray that I win the lottery on a regular basis, just so I can give it to the starving, and destitute .
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    Boy Genius, could you please pray to God for me and ask him to answer my question. Thanks.
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    Quote Originally Posted by KALSTER
    Quote Originally Posted by Boy Genius
    Ryon, please don't mock my faith, this is serious and not a alughing matter.

    Oh and marnixR, I mean deathness, where you can't here.
    You mean deafness, where you can't hear. :wink:
    Pardon?

    Can you speak up i can't ear you.

    Can you pray for me to win the lottery too because i want to open up a children's home on a yacht in the Mediterranean

    Thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by 425 Chaotic Requisition
    Go doesn't do miracles when you want them

    I thought God was supposed to be a benevolent being who embraced all his children and not some picky creature who only did things on a whim.

    Can't see the point in having a God like that....fire him!

    Next please!
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    I thought that kids want too much and parents get frustrated when they keep asking :wink:.
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    Quote Originally Posted by geezer
    what I would like to know, is have you a link to, or some evidence for these so called blind cures and deaf cures, can they also regrow limbs, can they cure cancer, if you assert something like that, it is polite to post up some evidence for it. And I do mean evidence that can be tested.
    Strictly speaking since this is the Religion section of the forum, and religion is faith based, we don't absolutely have to demand (and certainly it would be unwise to expect) evidence be provided in support of faith based contentions.

    That said, I would be interested to hear more about these miracles.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boy Genius
    Well, as many of you might guess... There are many bullshits going
    in places where the masses reside; I assume that around 50%+ of these "miracles" are the miracles of bribery.
    Think about it, how hard it is to bribe an old hag?
    Give her 100$ tell her to say this and this and act that and that and she'll do it and you gain much more rating and more beliefs from your Christian fellows, ain't that just gr8??

    And also think about all those Christian shows or conventions that u've seen/been in the past few years, ain't it kind of awkward that there are at least a few miracles going about in EVERY of these shows??

    Why does god doesn't show up when you are laying in the the field with your limbs cut off, bleeding to death and sincerely praying for his help; but when there are TV cameras pointing on the possible 'saint', he leaves all his his activities aside and rushes in to help tha` hag in the wheelchair to get back on her feet?!
    God helps us when he thinks it's best. He could help you from dying because he wants you to evangelise.

    Check out this website: http://aglimpseofeternity.org/content.php?folder_id=1

    It's about a guy who dyed and then went to heaven and spoke to God. He has a full testimony and everything! He came to my church and he was so enlightening!

    He is inspiring.

    Anywys, anybody else need prayer?
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    verzen. Just because you don't share the same faith as me doesn't mean you have to mock it!

    And the same for all you guys out there. If you don't want prayer leave this topic.

    And by the way, you guys who have been wanting prayer to win the lottery God would never allow it. If it's something of your own personal desire that you do not need you can forget about it.

    Look guys If your all going to mock me, christianity and more importantly GOD, leave this topic please.
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    I'm still wondering if God answered Cat1981's question.
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    cat1981, can you reveal the content of your PM to god ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boy Genius
    verzen. Just because you don't share the same faith as me doesn't mean you have to mock it!

    And the same for all you guys out there. If you don't want prayer leave this topic.

    And by the way, you guys who have been wanting prayer to win the lottery God would never allow it. If it's something of your own personal desire that you do not need you can forget about it.

    Look guys If your all going to mock me, christianity and more importantly GOD, leave this topic please.
    please tell me where the personal desire is in this statement
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    that I win the lottery on a regular basis, just so I can give it to the starving, and destitute
    or is it your god, doesn't care about the starving and destitute.


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    Strictly speaking since this is the Religion section of the forum, and religion is faith based, we don't absolutely have to demand (and certainly it would be unwise to expect) evidence be provided in support of faith based contentions.
    This is a religious section within a science forum, so it is right to demand falsifiability, but I do agree it wont be forthcoming.
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    And by the way, you guys who have been wanting prayer to win the lottery God would never allow it. If it's something of your own personal desire that you do not need you can forget about it.
    But we want to give it to AIDS research/Cancer research/starving kids/poor people/homeless people/the IRS/all of the above. How is that greedy that we want to give in the name of good? God is selfish? He won't give up any of his money, so he must be!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boy Genius
    verzen. Just because you don't share the same faith as me doesn't mean you have to mock it!

    And the same for all you guys out there. If you don't want prayer leave this topic.

    And by the way, you guys who have been wanting prayer to win the lottery God would never allow it. If it's something of your own personal desire that you do not need you can forget about it.

    Look guys If your all going to mock me, christianity and more importantly GOD, leave this topic please.
    I'm not mocking your faith... I'm mocking you, that you actually believe something that some attention starved loon told you guys.. Some guy who is suffering from delusions of grandeur... and whats worst? Your feeding into his delusions!
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    Boy Genius,
    I understand that you have deep, even a passionate commitment to your faith. I sense that you are convinced as to the truth of it and feel a genuine responsibility for those who have failed to recognise this truth in the way you have.

    Some of the posters who have responded to you are doubtless troubled by what they see as your blind, unsubstantiated belief. Though they might not express it in this way, I suspect they are pained and frustrated by what they see as gullibility on your part. Their mocking is an outgrowth of that frustration.

    For my part, I found your offer of prayer to be offensive, even though it stemmed from the best of intentions. You might wish to reflect a little on these reactions and consider whether you are pursuing the best methods to achieve your goals.

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    cat1981, can you reveal the content of your PM to god ?
    God's busy at the moment, He hasn't changed His name from 425 Chaotic Requisition yet :P

    PS Ophiolite, although verzen is allowed his opinion, he should not be allowed to post simply to mock a human being for the purpose of mocking their beliefs, its supposed to be intelligent debate not unintelligent banter. Thats what boygenius is seeing. After all I did not like it when nothing was being done to stop it when it happened to me, and Pendragon was the only mod. who did anything about it. And from what you've told me about offense, its the person who is offended that creates the offense, and I for one am glad he asked if anyone wanted to be prayed to, this is religion after all isn't it? What can be offensive about good intentions?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 425 Chaotic Requisition
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    cat1981, can you reveal the content of your PM to god ?
    God's busy at the moment, He hasn't changed His name from 425 Chaotic Requisition yet :P

    PS Ophiolite, although verzen is allowed his opinion, he should not be allowed to post simply to mock a human being for the purpose of mocking their beliefs, its supposed to be intelligent debate not unintelligent banter. Thats what boygenius is seeing. After all I did not like it when nothing was being done to stop it when it happened to me, and Pendragon was the only mod. who did anything about it. And from what you've told me about offense, its the person who is offended that creates the offense, and I for one am glad he asked if anyone wanted to be prayed to, this is religion after all isn't it? What can be offensive about good intentions?

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    Want a very intelligent and logical stand point on why it's offensive? Because not all of us our religious... We do not want to believe in some "all mighty" god. If someone prayed to you in the name of, lets say, Allah, or Quetzalcoatl, wouldn't you be offended too? Same differance.
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    I don't find it offense to my beliefs. Rather creepy that some guy is browsing the internet for prayer subjects.
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    Quote Originally Posted by verzen
    Want a very intelligent and logical stand point on why it's offensive? Because not all of us our religious... We do not want to believe in some "all mighty" god. If someone prayed to you in the name of, lets say, Allah, or Quetzalcoatl, wouldn't you be offended too? Same differance.
    No. I wouldn't be offended and still don't understand why you would. Nor would I be offended or upset if a voodoo witch doctor stuck pins in a doll that looked like me, because I don't believe in that stuff. I think you have a superstitious attitude.
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    A religious person is informing me of my superstitious attitude, how ironic.
    It's the principle of the thing... The aztec god use to get offerings of human hearts. I guess that was their version of a "prayer"... or "offering".. You are telling me that you would not be offended if someone cut out the heart of another human to pray for you? I either call bullshit, or you need to study up on your mythology, friend.
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    Quote Originally Posted by verzen
    A religious person is informing me of my superstitious attitude, how ironic.
    It's the principle of the thing... The aztec god use to get offerings of human hearts. I guess that was their version of a "prayer"... or "offering".. You are telling me that you would not be offended if someone cut out the heart of another human to pray for you? I either call bullshit, or you need to study up on your mythology, friend.
    Well, I don't think I said I was religious.

    Now if somebody cut out somebody's heart, that would be unfortunate. The fact they did it to pray for me would be absurd, but meaningless.
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    I agree with Harold to the point I don't need to post as a result. Verzen, how do you make the assertion that I am offended by something if you do not know what offends me or not? I am tolerant of other people and understanding, I don't get offended any more, thanks to the help of a certain number of people.

    Want a very intelligent and logical stand point on why it's offensive? Because not all of us our religious... We do not want to believe in some "all mighty" god. If someone prayed to you in the name of, lets say, Allah, or Quetzalcoatl, wouldn't you be offended too? Same differance.
    Why would I be offended? Doesn't matter how they pray for me, I'm just humble and joyed that someone would go out of their way and use time to pray for me, its such a selfless act to perform.
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    I used to have faith until I fell ill and God stripped from me everything worth living for including all of the people out of my life that could help me in my time of need. I've never asked my friends for much and yet they all abandoned me when I needed help the most. Somewhere in the Bible it says that you'll get back a thousand fold what you've put out there. I got pretty much exactly the opposite of that. Not only that, but God mocks me when I ask for help. There are people on this planet that beastly, unrepentant garbage who are favored by God and then there are fairly decent individuals who are crapped upon, mocked and laughed at by God. OR, maybe there is no God. Either way, what is the point in even going on?
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    Boy Genius,

    Please pray. Pray for the entire world. Pray that:

    1) People the world over discard superstitions.
    2) People embrace the scientific method, as it and it alone can reveal nature's mysteries, and perhaps our place in this vast, indifferent Universe.
    3) No more blood is shed in the name of God/Allah/Jehovah/Allah/Whoever.
    4) People open their minds to the potential of scientific inquiry, rather than close their minds with centuries old dogma.
    5) We can all be united in science rather than divided in religion. Only then can the human race progress and realize our true potential as a species.
    6) Blind faith is replaced with healthy skepticism.


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    3) No more blood is shed in the name of God/Allah/Jehovah/Allah/Whoever.
    Jews: There is this God, and he is really cool.
    Christians: And then he had a soon, and he was awesome too. DIE JEW
    Muslim: I agree with both of you, NOW DIE!


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    Quote Originally Posted by feelthelove
    I used to have faith until I fell ill and God stripped from me everything worth living for including all of the people out of my life that could help me in my time of need. I've never asked my friends for much and yet they all abandoned me when I needed help the most. Somewhere in the Bible it says that you'll get back a thousand fold what you've put out there. I got pretty much exactly the opposite of that. Not only that, but God mocks me when I ask for help. There are people on this planet that beastly, unrepentant garbage who are favored by God and then there are fairly decent individuals who are crapped upon, mocked and laughed at by God. OR, maybe there is no God. Either way, what is the point in even going on?
    I don't know but I go through the same. Maybe it s test of faith. I lost mine once, but prayed to Jesus for it back and for Him to help me. He did. I do find it strange that 'evil' people get a lot of seemingly good things continuosly happenening to them, yet we 'good' get a lot of hastle and crap if you will. I do not understand it either, and lost my faith once over it. But thanks to Jesus I got it back, and now I feel safe and happy. I don't mind if I have a lot of hastle or crap (or both) anymore, whatever will be will be, and just because we do a lot of good for people and sometimes get nothing back, why should we expect something back? We're all equal and why should God spoil one of his children more than the next one. Thus the only explanation for why the 'evil' of this world get better treatment thus, is of course the dark red man downstairs.

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    Boy Genius,

    Please pray. Pray for the entire world. Pray that:

    1) People the world over discard superstitions.
    2) People embrace the scientific method, as it and it alone can reveal nature's mysteries, and perhaps our place in this vast, indifferent Universe.
    3) No more blood is shed in the name of God/Allah/Jehovah/Allah/Whoever.
    4) People open their minds to the potential of scientific inquiry, rather than close their minds with centuries old dogma.
    5) We can all be united in science rather than divided in religion. Only then can the human race progress and realize our true potential as a species.
    6) Blind faith is replaced with healthy skepticism.


    Regards,
    Ron
    1) Its a free world, people are free to believe in supersticions as they are to not.
    2) Not every likes science, not everyone should be forced to become a scientist or rationilise their beliefs with science.
    3) Blood shed in whos name instead then? Bush? Brown? Freedom?
    4)Again, people are free to do as they like.
    5) So without religion we'd all be happy and not argue with each other, and would have the same opinions? Sounds boring to me.
    6)Why?
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    Chaotic seems like some sort of RPG super villain to me...


    "There would be bloodshed without religion! Besides, if there was no bloodshed, the world would be kind of a boring place. In a way, I am really doing the world a favor"
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    Thats not what I said and not what I meant verzen. Simply because I have proven and presented a valid argument you have nothing to counteract that. I'd appreciate it if you were not to do that, twisting my words to get people to see me in a different light to what was intended. You're better than that.
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    I have laywer blood running through my veins...
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    It's in my blood to twist others words around for my benefit while leaving the opposite party dumb founded and ridiculed by the opposing party? Thats what lawyer's do.
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    Well I'm the judge then :P
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    Quote Originally Posted by 425 Chaotic Requisition
    Well I'm the judge then :P
    You can't be the judge if your a theist

    God is the judge

    Here come de judge!
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    Quote Originally Posted by 425 Chaotic Requisition
    Well I'm the judge then :P
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    Quote Originally Posted by verzen
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    Well I'm the judge then :P
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    Quote Originally Posted by SuperNatendo
    Do you not realize ye blasphemers?

    BoyGenius has special access to God the rest of us cannot possibly obtain!!

    You should all repent for your unbelief!!!

    How dare you question the power his prayes have over your life!

    REPENT!!!!!!!!
    I would like to apologize for my disrespect I showed the author of this thread with my sarcasm. I have long supported religious freedom for all parties, and this does not become me and my long standing belief that these kinds of displays of ridicule of other's beliefs degrade society rather than helping it. There was no harm in the authors original post, and he probably meant it as a gesture of kindness. The response I made was of bad taste and character.

    I am truly sorry BoyGenius.
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    Aye.
    btw, Boy Genious, if ya can then toss me a lil` prayer there,
    been working on a campaign for few months now and always too lazy to finish it so plz pray that I'll loose my lazyness asap

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    Quote Originally Posted by SuperNatendo
    I would like to apologize for my disrespect I showed the author of this thread with my sarcasm. I have long supported religious freedom for all parties, and this does not become me and my long standing belief that these kinds of displays of ridicule of other's beliefs degrade society rather than helping it. There was no harm in the authors original post, and he probably meant it as a gesture of kindness. The response I made was of bad taste and character.

    I am truly sorry BoyGenius.
    Well said. He was after all only trying to do a good deed, and for perfect strangers as well, i think he deserves a bit of credit.
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    I love this idea of praying for someone. Although egocentric it's also flawed by design. The ultimate endpoint for the Christian religion (the only people I know that will pray for you) is to be accepted into heaven after death. The key to acceptance is to accept Jesus and resist sin by maintaining purity (we all know the story; this is an oversimplification I suppose). So the only way we can win in life is by personal choice and commitment. If prayer works someone else could pray that God save our souls and make us pure thereby ensuring our place in heaven. Any theological hack will tell you this is against the rules. So in the end, what's the point?
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    The point is not to do any ****ed up things.
    After so-and-so bad deeds prayer alone wont take away your ticket to HELL!
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