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Susan said
And that is why you can only say truly that you believe you know that telepathy works.

Hi Susan Hi Gerda, I suggest a better way of saying Gerda’s point of view on telepathy, would be to say that Gerda has experienced messages from other people in her life and feels that these experiences are evidence of telepathy. Gerda’s statements (I.e., declarative sentences) are statements about those experiences, So those statement explain her beliefs.

The notion that other people do or don’t experience telepathy (I don’t), or that Gerda’s experience is continuous or not are not really relevant. To prove or disprove Gerda’s experiences would take a tremendous scientific effort IMO which few scientists would really care to do. So Gerda’s beliefs remain just that, subjective belief . But her experiences of telepathy remain to her as real as looking at the maple tree in my back yard.

This is how I see the logic behind a Gerda’s experience and her statements about that experience. If you think about it, it is similar to Susan’s experience and belief statements about her atheism. IMO, of course. Hope this helps.

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The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 777 Itatw70s 28-Apr-19 19:53
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 108 Poster Boy 28-Apr-19 22:20
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 103 Itatw70s 28-Apr-19 23:45
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 115 Susan Doris 29-Apr-19 05:09
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 114 Itatw70s 29-Apr-19 13:59
A broader version of the claim 100 drrayeye 01-May-19 18:43
Telepathy is so very real-! 114 greengirl5 01-May-19 23:24
Re: Telepathy is so very real-! 99 Susan Doris 02-May-19 05:21
Re: Telepathy is so very real-! 91 greengirl5 02-May-19 14:03
Re: Telepathy is so very real-! 106 Susan Doris 02-May-19 14:48
Re: Telepathy is so very real-! 101 Eddie Larry 02-May-19 16:04
Re: Telepathy is so very real-! 107 greengirl5 02-May-19 23:12
Re: Telepathy is so very real-! 98 Eddie Larry 03-May-19 03:04
So, Susan, do you believe in Gravity? Prove it -! 94 greengirl5 02-May-19 22:59
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 107 Enigcom 01-May-19 17:05
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 107 Susan Doris 01-May-19 17:32
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 104 Itatw70s 01-May-19 23:14
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 105 Enigcom 02-May-19 14:22
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 98 Susan Doris 02-May-19 14:54
The "Exclusive conception of the world?" 114 Itatw70s 02-May-19 18:14
"Mental Radio" by Upton Sinclair.... 120 Itatw70s 02-May-19 19:05
Re: "Mental Radio" by Upton Sinclair....and Einsteins preface 101 greengirl5 02-May-19 23:44
Re: "Mental Radio" by Upton Sinclair....can all be read by just clicking 98 greengirl5 03-May-19 00:01
Re: "Mental Radio" by Upton Sinclair.... 97 drrayeye 04-May-19 13:59
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 102 greengirl5 02-May-19 23:21
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 103 Susan Doris 03-May-19 05:02
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 104 greengirl5 03-May-19 05:15
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 106 Susan Doris 03-May-19 05:21
Mental radio 104 drrayeye 04-May-19 14:06
Re: Mental radio 104 Susan Doris 04-May-19 14:41
Re: Mental radio 96 drrayeye 04-May-19 21:46
Einstein believed the book and recommended it 99 greengirl5 04-May-19 22:38
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 100 greengirl5 02-May-19 23:17
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 102 Susan Doris 03-May-19 05:05
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 93 greengirl5 03-May-19 05:17
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 101 Susan Doris 03-May-19 05:23
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 104 greengirl5 03-May-19 05:25
How about you explain Gravity... 98 greengirl5 03-May-19 05:23
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 104 Susan Doris 03-May-19 06:00
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 100 greengirl5 03-May-19 10:50
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 97 Itatw70s 03-May-19 11:36
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 102 greengirl5 03-May-19 22:42
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 92 Susan Doris 04-May-19 05:12
Fact, not wishful thinking 100 greengirl5 04-May-19 09:02
Re: Fact, not wishful thinking 96 Susan Doris 04-May-19 11:05
Re: Fact, not wishful thinking 97 greengirl5 04-May-19 12:22
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 105 Susan Doris 03-May-19 16:43
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 111 Itatw70s 03-May-19 17:02
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 111 Itatw70s 03-May-19 23:30
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 100 Susan Doris 04-May-19 05:22
Pretty good 102 drrayeye 04-May-19 14:21
Re: Pretty good 104 Itatw70s 04-May-19 16:38
Re: Pretty good 104 Susan Doris 04-May-19 18:08
Re: Pretty good 100 drrayeye 04-May-19 21:54
Re: Pretty good 91 greengirl5 04-May-19 22:47
Re: Pretty good 104 Itatw70s 05-May-19 00:23
Re: Pretty good 97 Susan Doris 05-May-19 05:32
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 103 greengirl5 03-May-19 23:07
Re: How about you explain Gravity... 115 Itatw70s 03-May-19 23:43
The mind and vaccines, never mind the gravity of the measles outbreak! 118 greengirl5 04-May-19 03:00
Re: The mind and vaccines, never mind the gravity of the measles outbreak! 112 Itatw70s 04-May-19 16:00
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 107 Susan Doris 05-May-19 12:53
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 101 Itatw70s 05-May-19 14:49
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 106 Susan Doris 05-May-19 16:01
In other words 105 drrayeye 06-May-19 00:44
Re: In other words 162 Susan Doris 06-May-19 05:12
Was he wrong? 92 greengirl5 05-May-19 22:34
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 101 Poster Boy 05-May-19 16:38
Re: The speechless unite in a silent accord.... 110 Itatw70s 05-May-19 17:42


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