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Studies, articles, news, etc. ... Anything about why we do what we do.
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Jul 19th, 2017 by Twin_Moose last post
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Jerusalem before Titus
The people of Jerusalem fell into the idolatry: they worshiped their religious men besides God, in addition to sanctifying the statues and the stars of the sky. So God sent them Jesus Christ, who came to them miraculously, and he invited them to God... (by selfsame)
Jul 13th, 2017 by EagleSmack last post
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'We are a community of peace, and love for humanity'
More than 20,000 Muslims attended Canadian convention denouncing terrorism. The Ahmadiyya sect held the conference in the Canadian city of Mississauga. It featured an Islamic exhibition, a question and answer session with scholars and a series of... (by tay)
Jul 12th, 2017 by Johnnny last post
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Have you lived your life uselessly?
FIRST: Many people may have lived many decades ... but have they grasped the wisdom and chosen the correct choice in their life? This is a poem ascribed to imam Ali - salam to him - about the worthiness of life or else it may be useless: ... (by selfsame)
Jul 12th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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The man-kind and genie-kind, cooperating together, cannot make the like of the Quran
Quran 17: 88, which means: {88. Say : "Even if the whole man-kind and genie-kind were to cooperate together in accordance to produce the like of this Quran , they could not produce its like, even though they were assistants of each other "} ... (by selfsame)
Jul 8th, 2017 by Johnnny last post
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Fede Imperialis
A spiritu dominatus, Domine, libra nos, From the lighting and the tempest, Our Emperor, deliver us. From plague, temptation and war, Our Emperor, deliver us, From the scourge of the Kraken, Our Emperor, deliver us. From the blasphemy of the... (by Johnnny)
Jul 8th, 2017 by Motar last post
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Should religions be classified as Fake News? The bible seems to say yes.
Should religions be classified as Fake News? The bible seems to say yes. Fake News is what many are calling lies or distortions of the truth these days. No organizations distort the truth and outright lie about Gods than the organized... (by French Patriot)
Jul 3rd, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Death threats every day for woman behind new liberal mosque
The opening of a new mosque this month in Berlin further strained already-tense relations between Germany and Turkey, and has caused outrage in various corners of the Muslim world -- even prompting religious authorities in Egypt to issue a decree... (by tay)
Jul 2nd, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Jesus called God ALA
We would like to also make another note in regards to the word АLА (ELI). It is known that ALA (ALLAH) meant God. But it is thought that only the Muslims call God by this name. The Christians allegedly did not call God by this name. However,... (by darkbeaver)
Jul 2nd, 2017 by Hoof Hearted last post
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Today's Youth
So full of conviction...so bereft of independent thought. They've all been taught from Elementary School, that tolerance is a virtue. But with free speech, comes dissent. And this is where the confusion arises. They view 'dissent' as intolerance...and... (by Hoof Hearted)
Jul 1st, 2017 by DaSleeper last post
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If clergy were honest, would religions die?
If clergy were honest, would religions die? I do not think so. Based on the fact, some clergy are maintaining religions based on telling the truth and have stopped lying to their adherents. Knowing this, I wonder why the clergy of all... (by French Patriot)
Jun 28th, 2017 by French Patriot last post
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Why do we select warrior gods who can only grow their religions by violence, --- inst
Why do we select warrior gods who can only grow their religions by violence, --- instead of persuasion to a better way of life? Is our love of God and War connected due to being the epitomes of our love of drama? People tend to do what is... (by French Patriot)
Jun 25th, 2017 by JLM last post
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More Than Half of Canadians Say Religion is Harmful
According to a new poll from Ipsos, conducted for Global News, more than half of Canadians believe religion does more harm than good. And among Canadians, its people in Quebec who really look down upon religion.Compared to the rest of Canada,... (by tay)
Jun 24th, 2017 by MHz last post
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List of the 10 Wealthiest Pastors
(Barry Bowen) Forbes Magazine is famous for its annual list of the worlds wealthiest billionaires. If Forbes compiled a list of the worlds wealthiest religious leaders, I wonder how people would rank on such a list and what their net worth would be... (by Locutus)
Jun 23rd, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Hate the Sinner, Love the Sin
Illinois Catholic bishop decrees no Holy Communion, funerals for same-sex couples By Susan Hogan June 23 The bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Springfield, Ill., is calling on priests there to deny Holy Communion and... (by Tecumsehsbones)
Jun 22nd, 2017 by MHz last post
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Upset by the savage act
When I heard about the American young man who was in Korea, then released and afterwards was dead .. I was much upset and very sad indeed .. what savage acts of these ungodly people .. he beg them and they did not show mercy .. so I consulted God by the... (by selfsame)
Jun 19th, 2017 by bill barilko last post
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Hokulea Comes Home After Three Year RTW Journey
Kudos to the brave people who envisioned the trip and the even braver ones who sailed it Hokulea traditional canoe returns to Hawaii after three year global journey The crew relied solely on ocean swells, stars, winds and birds to navigate the waters... (by bill barilko)
Jun 16th, 2017 by MHz last post
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When you reach the age of reason, will you reject supernatural religion?
When you reach the age of reason, will you reject supernatural religion? Or will you seek a moral religion to replace the immoral one you now follow, if you happen to be Christian or Muslim? Or will you let your faith hide the truth of the... (by French Patriot)
Jun 14th, 2017 by Dexter Sinister last post
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Atheists tend to be more intelligent than religious people
Why Are Atheists Generally Smarter Than Religious People? For more than a millennium, scholars have noticed a curious correlation: Atheists tend to be more intelligent than religious people. It's unclear why this trend persists, but researchers... (by Cliffy)
Jun 9th, 2017 by French Patriot last post
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Why is there only one begotten son of God? Is he you?
Why is there only one begotten son of God? Is he you? The God sold by Christianity say that God has no limits, yet God is limited to only one begotten son. Or is he? Is there is only one begotten son of God, Jesus, because you can only... (by French Patriot)
Jun 9th, 2017 by petros last post
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If I leave you, who will then tell you the truth?
Should I leave you to atheists, agnostics, skeptics, materialists, communists, idolaters, enthusiastics? .. so all these will confuse you and will not tell you the truth .. all these will mislead you Should I leave you to the Wicked Zionists,... (by selfsame)
Jun 6th, 2017 by darkbeaver last post
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These conflicting sects
FIRST: The non-church Christians .. the church Christians .. Jews (with their sects).. Muslims (with their sects) The power and authority is now by the hand of the first group: The non-church Christians All the other sects of Jews and Muslims now... (by selfsame)
Jun 4th, 2017 by French Patriot last post
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Which prophet is most preferred by God?
FIRST: Is he Abraham, Moses, Elia or Elijah, Jesus, Mohammed or the Mahdi ? See this here: " Therefore, God rejected their words and announced that He had sent many apostles to whom He had revealed, as did He reveal to Moses, so don't pay... (by selfsame)
Jun 3rd, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Unifying the three religions
Some people say: why not these three religion followers: Jews, Christians and Muslims unite into one program? Politicians and impostors want to subject Muslims by one means or another: by claiming peace, tolerance .. etc. But God gives you the... (by selfsame)
Jun 1st, 2017 by selfsame last post
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Who will be forgiven: Jews, Christians or Muslims?
FIRST: the Jews said: "We are the chosen people of God, and God will forgive us our sins whatever sins we may commit." While the Muslims said: "No, but it is we to whom God will forgive our sins, because we have believed in God and His messenger... (by selfsame)
May 30th, 2017 by Musky last post
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Most of the British students believe Jesus Christ is real: a prophet but not god
The ComRes survey, published on Wednesday, asked several questions about religion and perceptions of Jesus among 2,000 youth ages 11 to 18. The poll, which was conducted Dec. 719, 2016, found that among the 2,000, only 54 percent of people would... (by selfsame)
May 30th, 2017 by Dexter Sinister last post
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Study Finds Link Between Brain Damage and Religious Fundamentalism POPULAR!
Lacking "cognitive flexibility" could contribute to radical religious belief. A new study published in the journal... (by Cliffy)
May 29th, 2017 by MHz last post
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Now We Are Children of God
"See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him. Dear friends, now we are children of God, and what we will be has not... (by Motar)
May 29th, 2017 by selfsame last post
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What high manners Prophet Mohammed had
FIRST: Prophet Mohammed's privilege among all other prophets was his high manners of conduct and ethics. He was kind to orphans (he himself had been an orphan) and was compassionate to the poor and weak. And was prone to forgive others their offences... (by selfsame)
May 28th, 2017 by selfsame last post
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The similarity between the human and the genie
The Christian genie who converted .. they searched about the truth until they found it. They thought there would be no messenger following Jesus, until they heard the Quran; when they heard it they believed .. They had been monotheists at that... (by selfsame)
May 25th, 2017 by selfsame last post
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Similarity between Abu Abd-Allah and Prophet Elijah
Prophet Elijah was a teacher of the Torah (his disciple was Prophet Eliseus) === Abu Abd-Allah also was acquainted about the Torah and the Quran. P. Elijah invited people to worship God alone === the Quran interpreter also invited people to God alone.... (by selfsame)
May 20th, 2017 by Musky last post
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Exposing the trick of the Wicked Zionists
They claim it is according to God's will that Zionists came to Palestine and established the state of Israel, and many Christians have been cheated by the trick of Zionists. FIRST: If a murderer intends to kill someone, then he kills that one, does... (by selfsame)
May 15th, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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Jesus seems to hate some things. Do you? Is hate good?
Jesus seems to hate some things. Do you? Is hate good? Think not that I am come to send peace on earth: I came not to send peace, but a sword. Jesus seems to be saying that he is promoting division and war with a number of his sayings that... (by French Patriot)
May 15th, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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I am an Islamophobe. If you are not, you might not be a moral person.
I am an Islamophobe. If you are not, you might not be a moral person. Some Muslims follow an ideology, as written in their religious writing, which allows slavery of Muslim women. This sect of Islam allows the sale of child brides to others within... (by French Patriot)
May 14th, 2017 by selfsame last post
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I think God may now answer the prayer of people
All people all over the world: Jews, Christians, Muslims and others now pray and supplicate God .. their suffering has become so extreme, they have much difficulty and hardship Jews also claim they may be helped by God .. although He did not command... (by selfsame)
May 13th, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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It's Buddha's Birthday! Happy (Day of ) Vesak!
Buddha was born in what is now Nepal, 2579 yrs ago. Buddhism does not include the idea of... (by Murphy)
May 12th, 2017 by damngrumpy last post
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Wicked Zionists, away from God's House: the Aqsa mosque
FIRST: The Aqsa mosque is the House of God's worship at Jerusalem, to which millions of Muslims used to go following the conclusion of the pilgrimage to visit and pray... (by selfsame)
May 12th, 2017 by JLM last post
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Is Vegetarianism/Veganism The New Religion in N.A. POPULAR!
There is no scientific reason to give up meat in ones diet. There is a lot of misinformation put out by the proponents of vegetarianism/veganism. The only real reason to embrace this eating choice is on a philosophical level. Therefore, is this a type of... (by Cannuck)
May 9th, 2017 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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spiritual poverty , the Empires decline proceeds
America is a Leader in Child Poverty The U.S. has one of the highest relative child poverty rates in the developed world. As UNICEF reports, material well-being is highest in the Netherlands and in the four Nordic countries and lowest in Latvia, ... (by darkbeaver)
May 8th, 2017 by MHz last post
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Comparison of the prophecies of Jews, Christians and Muslims 2017
Jews are occupied by studying the prophecies of the Torah to exploit such prophecies to serve their Zionist purpose .. Christians also strive now to interpret the signs and prophecies of the Bible to serve their beliefs and their Trinity. Muslims also... (by selfsame)
May 5th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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God will settle the judgment for all
Now we see much dispersion, dissension and difference in concepts and beliefs The atheism, the skepticism, the idolatry, the Satanism, the Jew, Christian, Muslim and others And all these have sects and divisions. Many atheists transgressed on the... (by selfsame)
May 3rd, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Denmark gives 2-year ban to 6 foreign 'hate preachers'
On the list are: five Islamic preachers who are nationals of Canada, Saudi Arabia, Syria and the United States and US Evangelical Pastor Terry Jones, who burned copies of the Koran in 2011. "I am also very pleased that it is now clear to everyone that... (by tay)
May 2nd, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Some old sun gods
The ancients had no "only-begotten" son because the term used in their systems, miserably mistranslated "only-begotten," was something with quite a different connotation. It was in Greek "monogenes," and in Latin "unigenitus," and was far from meaning... (by darkbeaver)
May 1st, 2017 by Twila last post
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Damned your logic, damned your minds!
Do you deny God Most Gracious, and you become certain with your blasphemy and insist on your atheism? This in itself indicates the falsehood of atheists, idolaters and the enthusiast who equalize God with others. So listen now to this marvelous soora... (by selfsame)
Apr 27th, 2017 by Cliffy last post
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The planets are inhabited
The planets are created for a noble great purpose, and are not created in vain: they are created to bear intelligent life on them. kmHGH-XS1Rs&feature=youtu.be ... (by selfsame)
Apr 26th, 2017 by French Patriot last post
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Three perspectives on why man is Gods master.
Three perspectives on why man is Gods master. Perspective 1. Has man forgotten his rightful place as Gods master? A theology makes you a slave to your God while the Jesus that Gnostic Christians follow has man take his rightful place... (by French Patriot)