The Three Realities

| August 1, 2011

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Scientists have discovered two different realities. First, there is the reality of the physical universe. Second, there is the reality of the quantum world. For hundreds of years, philosophers have proposed a third reality – the reality of consciousness. The concept of our consciousness being a separate reality opens the possibility of the existence of a Mental World that is God.

What Is an Existential God?

| July 24, 2011

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An “Existential God” is a personal and unique understanding of God that makes sense to us based on what we know about our physical world. It is based on the three themes of modern existentialism – freedom of thought, individual uniqueness, and living our lives passionately according to our beliefs.

The Relationship Between Science and Faith

| July 23, 2011

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Science is the study of what we have learned about our universe. Faith is what we believe to be true, but have not yet discovered. Organized religions are to accept scientific discoveries causing a Religious Gap. As this gap gets wider, people tend to fall away from organized religions.

Our Changing View of God

| July 22, 2011

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As mankind evolves, our view of God changes. Early mankind made sacrifices to win the favor of the Gods. Over time, this view changed to viewing God as locked in a struggle with Satan for the salvation of the soul. Today, we seek a personal relationship with God.

A New Role for Religion

| July 21, 2011

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A “religion” is a set of spiritual beliefs and rituals developed by a person, or small group of people, that is accepted and practiced by a large group of people. Religion mixed with temporal authority has been the cause of many unnecessary wars. The United States Constitution strictly prohibited religion from having any termporal authority. In developing countries, religion has become less about strict adherence to dogma, and more about a community in which to raise a family and to help the less fortunate.