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In the Beginning

Discussion in 'Religious Debates' started by Fool, Dec 2, 2021.

  1. Fool

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    can there be a beginning, if there is no contrast?
     
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    I don't think so. Concerning creation, the beginning is contrasted with something without beginning or end. That's my take anyway.
     
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    so then could a beginning be understood as an endless forming, or formless something being in contrast to a formed something, and understood as in the beginning.

    john 1:1


    like a word in juxtoposition to silence?
     
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    Yes, because the Bible's God existed ' before ' the beginning of anything else as per Psalms 90:2.
    God is from everlasting to everlasting meaning No beginning and No ending.
    Kind of like we can count numbers both forwards and backwards forever and ever without stopping.
     
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    Not sure, although I think a word opposed to silence gets at the idea. I think of time as opposed to eternity like that.
     
  6. Fool

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    recently they posted that time flows both backwards and forwards in the quantum state.


    In the quantum realm, not even time flows as you might expect: New study shows the boundary between time moving forward and backward may blur in quantum mechanics
     
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    A word in connection to silence: a vacuum ?
     
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    I find the Bible's God is 'before ' the beginning (Psalms 90:2) then God was Not 'in' the beginning as Jesus was because God was ' before ' the beginning of everything.- Revelation 4:11
     
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    when everything vibrates at the same level, there is no contrast of this vs that; so there is no sound of silence and otherness.
     
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    yes


    i am alpha and omega until i'm no thing, unformed.
     
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    Since sound does Not travel through a vacuum does it vibrate ____________
     
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