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by Metacrock
Mon Dec 03, 2018 5:10 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: does the bible teach that hell is eternal conscious tormemt
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does the bible teach that hell is eternal conscious tormemt

https://metacrock.blogspot.com/2018/12/does-bible-really-teach-that-hell-is.html I do not believe that the Bible actually teaches that hell is a place of eternal conscious torment. By that I mean, hell is not a place where people who sin and disbelieve are sent to be punished and tortured. I don't ...
by Metacrock
Mon Dec 03, 2018 5:02 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: does the bible teach that hell is eternal conscious tormemt
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Views: 991

does the bible teach that hell is eternal conscious tormemt

https://metacrock.blogspot.com/2018/12/does-bible-really-teach-that-hell-is.html I do not believe that the Bible actually teaches that hell is a place of eternal conscious torment. By that I mean, hell is not a place where people who sin and disbelieve are sent to be punished and tortured. I don't ...
by Metacrock
Wed Nov 28, 2018 7:58 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Does belief in afterlife disvalue this life?
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Views: 1332

Does belief in afterlife disvalue this life?

https://metacrock.blogspot.com/2018/11/ ... -this.html

Does belief in afterlife disvalue this life? Belief gives this life theological significance,
by Metacrock
Mon Nov 26, 2018 5:54 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: The point of being a Christian is not to avoid Hell
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The point of being a Christian is not to avoid Hell

7 To those who by persistence in doing good seek glory, honor and immortality, he will give eternal life. 8 But for those who are self-seeking and who reject the truth and follow evil, there will be wrath and anger. 9 There will be trouble and distress for every human being who does evil: first for ...
by Metacrock
Wed Nov 21, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Moltmann: atonement
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Moltmann: atonement

https://metacrock.blogspot.com/2018/11/moltmann-on-cross-as-gods-statement-of.html Every Christmas I used to read this book, The Crucified God (Jurgan Motlmann*). I haven't read it in a few years because in 2007 we had an apartment foold and I haven't seen my copy since. Last a mentioned this and a...
by Metacrock
Mon Nov 19, 2018 2:53 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: models of atonement
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models of atonement

https://metacrock.blogspot.com/2018/11/models-of-atonement.html I've seen atheists make an argument that goes like this: So what if Jesus was crucified? what's the big deal? There re much worse ways to suffer. Crucifixion is bad but it is far from the worst thing that can happen to you. So why was ...
by Metacrock
Wed Nov 14, 2018 8:37 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: all gods point to God
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Views: 1038

all gods point to God

https://metacrock.blogspot.com/2018/11/all-gods-point-to-god-or-no-other-name.html One reality (God) behind all traditions that seem to be different only becuase experience of God must be filtered ("mediated") through cultural constructs. In Christian terms where does that leave faith in Christ? Ho...
by Metacrock
Mon Nov 12, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Part 2 empirical study of mystical experience: brain chemistry
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Part 2 empirical study of mystical experience: brain chemistry

https://metacrock.blogspot.com/2018/11/the-empirical-study-of-mystical.html In recent years a number of books have been published in the United States which argue that religious experiences and activities can be measured as neural activity in the brain...these theories purport to explain why there ...
by Metacrock
Wed Nov 07, 2018 6:12 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Phenomenology and Epistemic Judgement: answering Eric Sotnak
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Phenomenology and Epistemic Judgement: answering Eric Sotnak

https://metacrock.blogspot.com/2018/11/ ... ement.html

That is a phenomenological question. you are talking about Heidegger's 'being in the world.' What I am going to do here is to explain what this means and why it helps my argument,
by Metacrock
Mon Nov 05, 2018 8:09 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Argument from epistemic judgement
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Views: 1033

Argument from epistemic judgement

My best God arguments based upon religious experience https://metacrock.blogspot.com/2018/11/the-thomas-reid-argument-from-epistemic.html This argument was not made by Reid, I named it in his honor; the basic argument about epistemology was inspired by his work. This arguments answers any possible b...