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Old 06-15-2014, 08:16 PM   #51
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is Islam this is the biggest sin of them all (shirk), the disregard for montheism.

anyone with a rational brain can work out that WE(humans) are clearly not GOD.

for GOD is abrahamic religions is the creator of the universe, something beyond the capabilities of man. We are constrained to the laws of phyisics and time etc.. whereas god is not.

this is exactly what the devil/satan/shaytan/iblis in abrahamic religions conspires to decieve mankind into believing for this is a certain path to joining him in hell..

You don't seem to understand the point of enlightenment in religions such as Buddhism and Hinduism.
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Old 06-15-2014, 09:49 PM   #52
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...and esoteric Christianity and Sufism and Hermeticism and Alchemy and Huna and Gnosticism and, and, and.....
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Old 06-16-2014, 08:44 PM   #53
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Old 06-27-2014, 08:12 PM   #54
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He's realizing God right now at the 1:53 mark,




and at the 2:58 mark.




It's when it radiates through. You don't need a story behind it to realize it. He probably doesn't even fully understand, but enough to credit the only place he knows to go.

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The soul's escaping, through this hole that is gaping
This world is mine for the taking
Make me king, as we move toward a new world order
A normal life is boring, but superstardom's close to post mortem
It only grows harder, homie grows hotter
He blows. It's all over. These hoes is all on him
Coast to coast shows, he's known as the globetrotter
Lonely roads, God only knows
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Old 06-28-2014, 01:38 AM   #55
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I don't have enough faith that to believe they don't write raps ahead of time. What am I just supposed to take his word for it that he didn't memorize this earlier?

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Does it matter?
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Old 07-01-2014, 09:21 PM   #57
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anyone with a rational brain can work out that WE(humans) are clearly not GOD.
i guess its all how one defines it. isnt there something called the tao and its about universal harmony, and we are all one? some go as far to say we are god, or this universal harmony is god.

"if god controls the land and disease and keeps a watchful eye on me, if hes really so damn mighty, well my problem is I cant see, who would want to be such a control freak" -modest mouse
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Old 07-08-2014, 11:03 AM   #58
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Ask of those who have attained God; all speak the same word. All the saints are of one mind; it is only those in the midst of the way who follow diverse paths. All the enlightened have left one message; it is only those in the midst of their journey who hold diverse opinions.
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I said listen ***** I ain't gonna say it too many God damn times

I'm gonna say it one time

and I'm gonna say that

now what I'm gonna say I'm gonna say it only one time and one time only

the people who I do offend

if I offend you and you take it in a personal way

then personally I don't give a damn

cuz first of all what I'm gonna say now is gonna be very so true

I mean like very true

so

if you don't like it

**** You!


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Before I even had control over my life

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Old 07-26-2014, 10:08 PM   #60
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Music is such an important part of our lives. Like when you hear a song that you used to love when you were younger. This song connects you to whatever circumstanes were going on in your life at the time the song was important to you. Make sure to spend time and reminisce on the past frequently, it helpes to release life inside of you powerful enough to youthanize you.
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Jesus is referred to as the last Adam. And so it is written, The first man Adam was made a living soul; the last Adam was made a quickening spirit. That's the verse from KJV (1 Corinthians 15:45) where it's mentioned. I would have put it in italics but then you wouldn't have differentiated that "was made" is shown to be italicized naturally, when one researches this verse.

That's important.

I don't think most people really understand what Jesus was. There's too much of trying to pull him the other way that his identity get's hidden. But maybe that was the point, I don't know.

Jesus wasn't God. At least Jesus wasn't God any more than you or I are God. The first Adam was made and so was the second. Read for yourself ^^ up top. And it was God that made them.

God made Adam first. God made Adam a living soul. The soul is recognized every day you awake.

Then it multiplied.

Next God made Jesus a quickening spirit. If I can pull it off you'll understand what that means by the end.

Jesus learned, Jesus didn't know. There are examples of this. Start with a passage from the Catechism of the Catholic Church: Christ experienced all the stages of life, thereby giving communion with God to all men186. When I grow up they're going to nail me to a cross. Is this what Jesus thought when he was a kid? No, no he did not. This is when he first learned of it: Luke 9:31 Who appeared in glory, and spake of his decease which he should accomplish at Jerusalem.

The portal that you recognize every day is the passage way to information. You recognize things. Things come to you. And it was no different for Adam #1. Adam #2 is your example that it was no different for him either. Jesus recognized that same portal, in the same way, as you do every morning (which finally manifests into a thought of "ok, here we go!!").

Maybe think of it as, "The soul is recognized by the spirit." Which God made. God made the Adam's to be a recognizing and understanding portal in which to pass information. God passed the information to Jesus through the portal and it was recognized. What makes it different for you? Nothing, your first name was Adam.

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Old 09-24-2014, 05:23 PM   #63
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The Egg
By: Andy Weir

You were on your way home when you died.
It was a car accident. Nothing particularly remarkable, but fatal nonetheless. You left behind a wife and two children. It was a painless death. The EMTs tried their best to save you, but to no avail. Your body was so utterly shattered you were better off, trust me.
And that’s when you met me.
“What… what happened?” You asked. “Where am I?”
“You died,” I said, matter-of-factly. No point in mincing words.
“There was a… a truck and it was skidding…”
“Yup,” I said.
“I… I died?”
“Yup. But don’t feel bad about it. Everyone dies,” I said.
You looked around. There was nothingness. Just you and me. “What is this place?” You asked. “Is this the afterlife?”
“More or less,” I said.
“Are you god?” You asked.
“Yup,” I replied. “I’m God.”
“My kids… my wife,” you said.
“What about them?”
“Will they be all right?”
“That’s what I like to see,” I said. “You just died and your main concern is for your family. That’s good stuff right there.”
You looked at me with fascination. To you, I didn’t look like God. I just looked like some man. Or possibly a woman. Some vague authority figure, maybe. More of a grammar school teacher than the almighty.
“Don’t worry,” I said. “They’ll be fine. Your kids will remember you as perfect in every way. They didn’t have time to grow contempt for you. Your wife will cry on the outside, but will be secretly relieved. To be fair, your marriage was falling apart. If it’s any consolation, she’ll feel very guilty for feeling relieved.”
“Oh,” you said. “So what happens now? Do I go to heaven or hell or something?”
“Neither,” I said. “You’ll be reincarnated.”
“Ah,” you said. “So the Hindus were right,”
“All religions are right in their own way,” I said. “Walk with me.”
You followed along as we strode through the void. “Where are we going?”
“Nowhere in particular,” I said. “It’s just nice to walk while we talk.”
“So what’s the point, then?” You asked. “When I get reborn, I’ll just be a blank slate, right? A baby. So all my experiences and everything I did in this life won’t matter.”
“Not so!” I said. “You have within you all the knowledge and experiences of all your past lives. You just don’t remember them right now.”
I stopped walking and took you by the shoulders. “Your soul is more magnificent, beautiful, and gigantic than you can possibly imagine. A human mind can only contain a tiny fraction of what you are. It’s like sticking your finger in a glass of water to see if it’s hot or cold. You put a tiny part of yourself into the vessel, and when you bring it back out, you’ve gained all the experiences it had.
“You’ve been in a human for the last 48 years, so you haven’t stretched out yet and felt the rest of your immense consciousness. If we hung out here for long enough, you’d start remembering everything. But there’s no point to doing that between each life.”
“How many times have I been reincarnated, then?”
“Oh lots. Lots and lots. An in to lots of different lives.” I said. “This time around, you’ll be a Chinese peasant girl in 540 AD.”
“Wait, what?” You stammered. “You’re sending me back in time?”
“Well, I guess technically. Time, as you know it, only exists in your universe. Things are different where I come from.”
“Where you come from?” You said.
“Oh sure,” I explained “I come from somewhere. Somewhere else. And there are others like me. I know you’ll want to know what it’s like there, but honestly you wouldn’t understand.”
“Oh,” you said, a little let down. “But wait. If I get reincarnated to other places in time, I could have interacted with myself at some point.”
“Sure. Happens all the time. And with both lives only aware of their own lifespan you don’t even know it’s happening.”
“So what’s the point of it all?”
“Seriously?” I asked. “Seriously? You’re asking me for the meaning of life? Isn’t that a little stereotypical?”
“Well it’s a reasonable question,” you persisted.
I looked you in the eye. “The meaning of life, the reason I made this whole universe, is for you to mature.”
“You mean mankind? You want us to mature?”
“No, just you. I made this whole universe for you. With each new life you grow and mature and become a larger and greater intellect.”
“Just me? What about everyone else?”
“There is no one else,” I said. “In this universe, there’s just you and me.”
You stared blankly at me. “But all the people on earth…”
“All you. Different incarnations of you.”
“Wait. I’m everyone!?”
“Now you’re getting it,” I said, with a congratulatory slap on the back.
“I’m every human being who ever lived?”
“Or who will ever live, yes.”
“I’m Abraham Lincoln?”
“And you’re John Wilkes Booth, too,” I added.
“I’m Hitler?” You said, appalled.
“And you’re the millions he killed.”
“I’m Jesus?”
“And you’re everyone who followed him.”
You fell silent.
“Every time you victimized someone,” I said, “you were victimizing yourself. Every act of kindness you’ve done, you’ve done to yourself. Every happy and sad moment ever experienced by any human was, or will be, experienced by you.”
You thought for a long time.
“Why?” You asked me. “Why do all this?”
“Because someday, you will become like me. Because that’s what you are. You’re one of my kind. You’re my child.”
“Whoa,” you said, incredulous. “You mean I’m a god?”
“No. Not yet. You’re a fetus. You’re still growing. Once you’ve lived every human life throughout all time, you will have grown enough to be born.”
“So the whole universe,” you said, “it’s just…”
“An egg.” I answered. “Now it’s time for you to move on to your next life.”
And I sent you on your way.
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Old 09-24-2014, 09:19 PM   #64
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By: Andy Weir

You were on your way home when you died.
It was a car accident. Nothing particularly remarkable, but fatal nonetheless. You left behind a wife and two children. It was a painless death. The EMTs tried their best to save you, but to no avail. Your body was so utterly shattered you were better off, trust me.
And that’s when you met me.
“What… what happened?” You asked. “Where am I?”
“You died,” I said, matter-of-factly. No point in mincing words.
“There was a… a truck and it was skidding…”
“Yup,” I said.
“I… I died?”
“Yup. But don’t feel bad about it. Everyone dies,” I said.
You looked around. There was nothingness. Just you and me. “What is this place?” You asked. “Is this the afterlife?”
“More or less,” I said.
“Are you god?” You asked.
“Yup,” I replied. “I’m God.”
“My kids… my wife,” you said.
“What about them?”
“Will they be all right?”
“That’s what I like to see,” I said. “You just died and your main concern is for your family. That’s good stuff right there.”
You looked at me with fascination. To you, I didn’t look like God. I just looked like some man. Or possibly a woman. Some vague authority figure, maybe. More of a grammar school teacher than the almighty.
“Don’t worry,” I said. “They’ll be fine. Your kids will remember you as perfect in every way. They didn’t have time to grow contempt for you. Your wife will cry on the outside, but will be secretly relieved. To be fair, your marriage was falling apart. If it’s any consolation, she’ll feel very guilty for feeling relieved.”
“Oh,” you said. “So what happens now? Do I go to heaven or hell or something?”
“Neither,” I said. “You’ll be reincarnated.”
“Ah,” you said. “So the Hindus were right,”
“All religions are right in their own way,” I said. “Walk with me.”
You followed along as we strode through the void. “Where are we going?”
“Nowhere in particular,” I said. “It’s just nice to walk while we talk.”
“So what’s the point, then?” You asked. “When I get reborn, I’ll just be a blank slate, right? A baby. So all my experiences and everything I did in this life won’t matter.”
“Not so!” I said. “You have within you all the knowledge and experiences of all your past lives. You just don’t remember them right now.”
I stopped walking and took you by the shoulders. “Your soul is more magnificent, beautiful, and gigantic than you can possibly imagine. A human mind can only contain a tiny fraction of what you are. It’s like sticking your finger in a glass of water to see if it’s hot or cold. You put a tiny part of yourself into the vessel, and when you bring it back out, you’ve gained all the experiences it had.
“You’ve been in a human for the last 48 years, so you haven’t stretched out yet and felt the rest of your immense consciousness. If we hung out here for long enough, you’d start remembering everything. But there’s no point to doing that between each life.”
“How many times have I been reincarnated, then?”
“Oh lots. Lots and lots. An in to lots of different lives.” I said. “This time around, you’ll be a Chinese peasant girl in 540 AD.”
“Wait, what?” You stammered. “You’re sending me back in time?”
“Well, I guess technically. Time, as you know it, only exists in your universe. Things are different where I come from.”
“Where you come from?” You said.
“Oh sure,” I explained “I come from somewhere. Somewhere else. And there are others like me. I know you’ll want to know what it’s like there, but honestly you wouldn’t understand.”
“Oh,” you said, a little let down. “But wait. If I get reincarnated to other places in time, I could have interacted with myself at some point.”
“Sure. Happens all the time. And with both lives only aware of their own lifespan you don’t even know it’s happening.”
“So what’s the point of it all?”
“Seriously?” I asked. “Seriously? You’re asking me for the meaning of life? Isn’t that a little stereotypical?”
“Well it’s a reasonable question,” you persisted.
I looked you in the eye. “The meaning of life, the reason I made this whole universe, is for you to mature.”
“You mean mankind? You want us to mature?”
“No, just you. I made this whole universe for you. With each new life you grow and mature and become a larger and greater intellect.”
“Just me? What about everyone else?”
“There is no one else,” I said. “In this universe, there’s just you and me.”
You stared blankly at me. “But all the people on earth…”
“All you. Different incarnations of you.”
“Wait. I’m everyone!?”
“Now you’re getting it,” I said, with a congratulatory slap on the back.
“I’m every human being who ever lived?”
“Or who will ever live, yes.”
“I’m Abraham Lincoln?”
“And you’re John Wilkes Booth, too,” I added.
“I’m Hitler?” You said, appalled.
“And you’re the millions he killed.”
“I’m Jesus?”
“And you’re everyone who followed him.”
You fell silent.
“Every time you victimized someone,” I said, “you were victimizing yourself. Every act of kindness you’ve done, you’ve done to yourself. Every happy and sad moment ever experienced by any human was, or will be, experienced by you.”
You thought for a long time.
“Why?” You asked me. “Why do all this?”
“Because someday, you will become like me. Because that’s what you are. You’re one of my kind. You’re my child.”
“Whoa,” you said, incredulous. “You mean I’m a god?”
“No. Not yet. You’re a fetus. You’re still growing. Once you’ve lived every human life throughout all time, you will have grown enough to be born.”
“So the whole universe,” you said, “it’s just…”
“An egg.” I answered. “Now it’s time for you to move on to your next life.”
And I sent you on your way.
Western version of the same sentiment is this: http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Veil_of_ignorance
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you say don't tempt me

but that's exactly what I do

how many did you think there would be

the number is far and few

what do you want me to see

and what do you want me to know

what do you want me to experience

and what do you want me to show

I can set the world on fire

and I think they will believe

that's it's not me but them

that you want to achieve

if it's really gonna be this way

then I understand

that the world has to believe

that there is no God damned
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You have to envision it as if you were really there. In the beginning you had no fear. There was no fear. There was no fear in the world, because the world didn't breed fear. You did.

If I was born into this world before you bread fear then I would have no fear. But I know fear because I see it in your eyes. So I never even had a chance. Thanks a lot mother****er!

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Where do you think that comes from?

We're off track that's all it is. We are off track. Trace back. Follow up to the beginning. Now change that decision. It never comes in if you only changed that decision. All the way back to the beginning and it still never comes in.

But maybe it was supposed to.

For whatever reason, this is the way. If this is the way how can it not be what is supposed to be? Do you even care? You should. I should. I do. I do because I see. That's how I know you should care.

Something is supposed to happen. Something can happen. Day's like this they aren't here on accident. They are reminders. Cleverly disguised reminders that something is supposed to happen. Find it. Are you even looking? Why are you not even looking? Are you that out of touch with reality? Cmon.

"The way" is continuing along it's path to it's next stop. Think about how it even got here. With your decisions, that youmade madeyou. Think about this. What could possibly get it to it's next stop?

They call today the reason for the season. I call it a possibility. Today a possibility is born. It's name:

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