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Featured Is witchcraft real?

Discussion in 'Religions Q&A' started by Xavier Graham, May 13, 2022.

  1. Xavier Graham

    Xavier Graham Your local anarchist. God is Love is Love is Love

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    As per your religious beliefs, do you believe witchcraft is real? Like, magic, is it real? Christians, I’m curious. Do you believe people can access mystic power? Think back to Moses, when he turned his staff to a snake. The Pharaoh’s court mages did the same with their staffs. My pastor of my youth told me that the mages had snakes hidden up their sleeves lol but the Bible says that the mages turned their staffs into snakes. Sorcery, right?
    I already practice divination, I’m interested in the occult.
    Pagans, I think you guys believe in it, right? Or am I thinking of another group?
    Atheists, I suppose you think that any magical experiences are imagined, right?
     
  2. Viker

    Viker Spirit in Black

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    What is real?

    Yes. I utilize it and see results in my life. There's energy in nearly everything and it's about redirecting that energy. It's also about self assurance and self empowerment. I use it for ritualized catharsis.
     
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    There's no real evidence of magic, that I know of. It's the stuff of folklore and legends, and a facile "explanation" when something unexpected or baffling happens.
     
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  4. The Hammer

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    Uhm... Yes, Magick and witchcraft is real.

    I practice forms of Magick, divination, and other occult practices.
     
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    It should be avoided. Whoever practices witchcraft will themselves also be bewitched in the process. :(
     
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  6. The Hammer

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    Really? Says who?
     
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    I think all kids should be encouraged to dabble in it for the enriching, character building experience. :)
     
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    It's a mental block. They don't even know it happened.
     
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    Well that came out of no where. Any other jewels of wisdom for us?
     
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    That's just silly. My Magick dislodges mental blocks to the Divine.
     
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  11. Viker

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    Saved from what? This stuff is fun! You should try it, bro.
     
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    Saved? From what? Repent.... Again, for what?

    Right?
     
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    Because it's MY body, mind and Soul.

    How would I not know it's status.
     
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    I can't figure out what I should repent for. Okay. I had a little extra Columbian coffee at Starbucks the other day. My bad.

    I have no clue why I need to be saved. Still, from what or why?
     
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    I think the flavor of witchcraft is real, however the substance is lacking in terms of the fantastical and supernatural.
     
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    Sorry that I can't whoop Thanos if he ever shows up.

    Or Dr. X, either. :p
     
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    I don't even know if I can kick a bottle of Chardonnay's ***. Lol.
     
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    It's a draw, usually. The quicker you put it down the quicker it hits harder. Both of yas are out!
     
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    What happened when they split the atom?
    What upholds everything according to Hebrews 1:3?

    Answer that and you'll be a bit closer to understanding what you need to be saved from.

    Strange that there is fire in everything. Yet we all go on in our own way. As it says all we like sheep have gone astray.

    I speak in riddles. But that's for a reason.

    According to my belief we all need to repent. Especially people who "didn't do nothing". Really understand that and you'll understand repentance like Jesus taught it.
    Everything can be fun at first right? Like crack cocaine. That doesn't mean it's good for you.

    But is that really your reason? Sometimes we don't know our own reasons. I know how it is.
     
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