re "personal God," Nick, Bill, BAG, and ...
Jan 14, 2003 10:58 AM
Nick wrote: <<Better to have lived a christian life until
you die. Then if there is a God you are ok, and if there
isn't well there's the rub!>>
I read somewhere that those who cultivate a particuclar
religion or set of values will, after passing to "the other
side," find themselves with like-minded people, and that
such people tend to keep on cultivating their own and each
others' beliefs. In other words, those who are prone to
believing in some kind of "personal God" (whatever that
means!) and have a tendency to reify, in general, are likely
to stay on that kind of mayavic path, (apparently?), until ...
So how does one escape from karma and maya? Maybe
by way of tips from such as Mahayana Buddhism? Or
how about Mahayana Theosophy? Anyway, I think
reading between the lines seems to help, for a start ...
PS If one has trouble reading between the lines, what
then? Maybe the "personal God" might be somewhat
better than ... ^:-) ... (^scratch, ^scratch) hmm ....
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