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  1. Michael Patterson replied to the thread Mark Booth, Secret History Includes Angels and Demons |396|.

    It is worthwhile observing that the violence perpetrated by Christians is most often defended by reference the the Old Testament. This...

    Dec 16, 2018 at 1:59 AM
  2. Michael Patterson liked Michael Larkin's post in the thread Mark Booth, Secret History Includes Angels and Demons |396|.

    1. The Old Testament was included in the Christian canon by those calling themselves Christians, mainly endorsed by the gospel of...

    Dec 16, 2018 at 1:31 AM
  3. Michael Patterson replied to the thread Mark Booth, Secret History Includes Angels and Demons |396|.

    But surely one's spiritual path isn't about a collective consensual reality so much as one that we individually craft with the divine?...

    Dec 14, 2018 at 4:07 AM
  4. Michael Patterson replied to the thread Mark Booth, Secret History Includes Angels and Demons |396|.

    i think a great deal depends on what you mean by ignorance. It can't just be informational. For example do you imagine a pedophile is...

    Dec 14, 2018 at 3:50 AM
  5. Michael Patterson replied to the thread Mark Booth, Secret History Includes Angels and Demons |396|.

    I don't see a problem with this. Mark observed that the Christian story repeats other mythic stories about sacrificed heroes. So...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 3:45 AM
  6. Michael Patterson replied to the thread Mark Booth, Secret History Includes Angels and Demons |396|.

    Exactly. There are experiences people have that are attributed to demonic influence, and may well be. If you examine them in a...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 5:56 AM
  7. Michael Patterson liked Wormwood's post in the thread Mark Booth, Secret History Includes Angels and Demons |396|.

    When I was a Christian I was quite obsessed with demonology for several years. I read a lot of books on the topic and swallowed up as...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 5:36 AM
  8. Michael Patterson replied to the thread Mark Booth, Secret History Includes Angels and Demons |396|.

    I don't agree. I would like Alex to respond here. I don't agree because I trained in what is called the Western Mystery Tradition and...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 5:34 AM
  9. Michael Patterson replied to the thread Mark Booth, Secret History Includes Angels and Demons |396|.

    I want Mark Booth back, because he scarcely said a damned thing. Alex, this chat drove me nuts. I have had enough exposure to know that...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 3:38 AM