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by arnoldo
Sat Aug 04, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Nihilism
Replies: 3
Views: 727

Aleister Crowley

A good examination of Aleister Crowley, media, and post-modernism from a christian perspective.

by arnoldo
Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Heavenly Bodies as Archons in Philo
Replies: 9
Views: 3629

Re: Heavenly Bodies as Archons in Philo

In Judaism God's "existence" is utterly unique and not comparable to the existence of anything else. God cannot exist in the universe, because He "existed" before reality. The Monad is simply the created Unity from which the rest of creation emanates. Even God's Unity is not comparable to the monad...
by arnoldo
Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Nihilism
Replies: 3
Views: 727

Nihilism

Video examines nihilism/narcissism in the post judeo-christian/modern youth culture.



Disclaimer: The narrator is a christian but he ain't preachy about it for the most part.
by arnoldo
Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Grateful Dead
Replies: 83
Views: 44560

Re: Grateful Dead

I believe this is the entire set. ifgvnzbIJLo Set 1: China Cat Sunflower I Know You Rider Shakedown Street Brown-Eyed Women Althea Cassidy One More Saturday Night Set 2: Scarlet Begonias Franklin's Tower Fire on the Mountain He's Gone Jam The Other One Drums Space The Other One Days Between Sugar Ma...
by arnoldo
Mon Jul 23, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: "those who were in the boat worshiped him": not Peter
Replies: 12
Views: 2441

Re: "those who were in the boat worshiped him": not Peter

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by arnoldo
Sat Jul 21, 2018 8:38 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: An Introduction to new forum
Replies: 3
Views: 1187

Re: An Introduction to new forum

Hi to all, I am Amram Rafi, a new guy to the forum. T have found the forum after huge searches through online. You have provided the topics are really interesting and helpful to all. Best regards Amram Rafi Care to mention one of the topics you have found interesting? Probably introducing oneself t...
by arnoldo
Sat Jul 21, 2018 8:26 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Is the ongoing punishment of Adam and Eve justifiable?
Replies: 28
Views: 4788

Nihilism; from Latin nihil, meaning 'nothing'

Now, I am going to have to go back and study nihilism (again). Nihilism (/ˈnaɪ(h)ɪlɪzəm, ˈniː-/; from Latin nihil, meaning 'nothing') is the philosophical viewpoint that suggests the denial or lack of belief towards the reputedly meaningful aspects of life. Most commonly, nihilism is presented in th...
by arnoldo
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Is the ongoing punishment of Adam and Eve justifiable?
Replies: 28
Views: 4788

Re: Is the ongoing punishment of Adam and Eve justifiable?

I'm currently reading a book called A Land Unknown: Hell's Dominion by B W Melvin kindle version available at amazon. The following is a quote "“When that tower fell so long ago, at Siloam, the question was not in who made it fall, or why it fell, or if those afflicted were more guilty than the rest...
by arnoldo
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Psalms 104 sung in ancient Hebrew
Replies: 4
Views: 792

Re: Psalms 104 sung in "modern" Hebrew

Interesting. The following article has some more insight regarding Psalm 104 (Available for free pdf download at the link below)

Fullerton, Kemper. “The Feeling for Form in Psalm 104.” Journal of Biblical Literature, vol. 40, no. 1/2, 1921, pp. 43–56. JSTOR, JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/3259403.