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Featured The true God no one can deny

Discussion in 'Theological Concepts' started by james dixon, Apr 14, 2019.

  1. james dixon

    james dixon Well-Known Member
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    The true God no one can deny

    Put yourself in a hypothetical frame of mine for just a moment
    Imagine what humans would be like 2,000 years from today
    Imagine we now travel the stars seeing what there is to see
    Imagine we travel thru a galaxy and see a lifeless planet

    A planet with air
    A planet with water
    A planet with mountains
    A planet with valleys
    A planet with no life to be found​

    You decide to put some life where none could be seen
    A seed to grow into a future un seen
    Imagine 1,000 years later you return
    Imagine you see life much like your own

    What do you do?

    Whisper some advice into their ear?
    Give them a helping hand?
    Imagine what you see is not what you intended it to be
    God, if you hear me, we deserve a second chance

    What do you do-?

    Wipe the slate clean?

    He is back deciding our future

    What do we do--?
     
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    Thief Rogue Theologian

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    the movie....Prometheus
     
  3. james dixon

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    Thanks, I'm copying the move to see
    :)-
     
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    All you have done is written a creation story. Like most creation stories throughout history, it is not very original, borrowing heavily from previous creation stories.

    I guess I have to ask...what is your point?
     
  5. james dixon

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    My point is self evident
    Do you believe that there is life out there, somewhere?
     
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    Nowhere Man Bompu Zen Man with a little bit of Bushido.

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    It seems it's just a matter of time now until we come across life out there.
     
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    Do we do what they did ?
     
  8. Aupmanyav

    Aupmanyav Be your own guru

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    Sure, with 200 billion galaxies each having 200 billion stars, it is almost inevitable.
     
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    If your point was self evident, I wouldn't have needed to ask.

    I re-read your OP again, I still don't see where it asks if I believe there is life out there. What I see is a "hypothetical" creation story.
     
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    Okay. Extraterrestrials seeding planets with conditions for organic life to thrive, or by terraforming them to be capable of supporting organic life.

    But then the question arises ?

    Who seeded the first ever sentient beings !
     
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    Possibly the same person who seeded the first god.
     
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    I harvest them for genetic material in order to keep myself young!
     
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    Who seeded the person who seeded the first god?
    Who seeded the person who seeded the person who seeded the first god?
    Who seeded the person who seeded the person who seeded the person who seeded the first god?
    Who seeded the person who seeded the person who seeded the person who seeded the person who seeded the first god?
     
  14. Tony Bristow-Stagg

    Tony Bristow-Stagg Ocean Immersion
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    Every planet has life and its own creatures.

    There is also other intelligent life that is capable of knowing and Loving God, the creator of all life.

    Regards Tony
     
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    My point exactly
     
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    On what do you base that comment?
     
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  17. Tony Bristow-Stagg

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    They are teachings of the Baha'i Faith.

    These are two quotes on this topic;

    The learned men, that have fixed at several thousand years the life of this earth, have failed, throughout the long period of their observation, to consider either the number or the age of the other planets. Consider, moreover, the manifold divergencies that have resulted from the theories propounded by these men. Know thou that every fixed star hath its own planets, and every planet its own creatures, whose number no man can compute. – Gleanings from the Writings of Baha’u’llah, p. 163.

    "The earth has its inhabitants, the water and the air contain many living beings… then how is it possible to conceive that these stupendous stellar bodies are not inhabited? Verily, they are peopled, but let it be known that the dwellers accord with the elements of their respective spheres. These living beings do not have states of consciousness like unto those who live on the surface of this globe: the power of adaptation and environment molds their bodies and states of consciousness, just as our bodies and minds are suited to our planet." – Abdu’l-Baha, Divine Philosophy, pp. 114-115.

    Regards Tony
     
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    So, unless we dig deep into the inner bowels of Mercury we cannot say with certainty that Baha’u’llah wasn't just making things up. And we just have to accept that stars can talk to one another. It's starting to sound like a cross between Scientology and Heavens Gate and Gaia.
     
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  19. Tony Bristow-Stagg

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    Some may choose to see it that way.

    Personally I see science will before long find a way to traverse time and space easily and swiftly and when we open our minds, we will find what was written to be naught but truth.

    Regards Tony
     
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    Aupmanyav Be your own guru

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    The "Void" seeded the universe, the universe seeded humans, humans seeded God.

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    Every planet may not have life, but it has a life of its own. It is born, lives and finally dies. Our Earth may have life for one billion years, but then it will become too hot for life as the sun gradually turns into a 'red dwarf'.
    Can't blame them. Iran did not have science education at that time, nor they were aware of what was happening in the world. Problem is that people in this 21st Century still believe that.

    "In the 19th century it was discovered that (by Joseph von Fraunhofer, 1787-1826), when sunlight was dispersed, a multitude of spectral lines were observed (regions where there was less or no light). Experiments with hot gases showed that the same lines could be observed in the spectra of gases, specific lines corresponding to unique elements. It was proved that the chemical elements found in the Sun (chiefly hydrogen and helium) were also found on Earth."
    History of astronomy - Wikipedia
     
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