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"We all live our own reality; the differences are fully imagined through our own filtration system."

I would put the matter another way,Tom. The distinguishing features of such spiritual experiences are often tailor-made by an outside force, in order to accommodate the subject's finite mindset.

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Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 1544 drrayeye 29-Aug-19 19:46
Is there such a thing as Spiritual Blindness? 121 drrayeye 30-Aug-19 13:28
Re: Is there such a thing as Spiritual Blindness? 114 Poster Boy 30-Aug-19 17:07
Re: Is there such a thing as Spiritual Blindness? 130 drrayeye 30-Aug-19 17:29
Re: Is there such a thing as Spiritual Blindness? 111 Eddie Larry 30-Aug-19 19:12
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 133 Susan Doris 30-Aug-19 14:53
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 126 drrayeye 30-Aug-19 15:37
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 115 Eddie Larry 30-Aug-19 20:30
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 111 drrayeye 30-Aug-19 22:04
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 111 Eddie Larry 30-Aug-19 23:10
Empirical science and spiritual experiences 100 drrayeye 30-Aug-19 23:59
Re: Empirical science and spiritual experiences 106 Eddie Larry 31-Aug-19 00:09
Re: Empirical science and spiritual experiences 120 drrayeye 31-Aug-19 00:40
Spirituality is one's whole inner and outer character; there is no division.... 116 Itatw70s 31-Aug-19 01:32
The Christian alternative: asceticism 103 drrayeye 31-Aug-19 01:49
Re: The Christian alternative: asceticism 122 Itatw70s 31-Aug-19 01:55
Re: The Christian alternative: asceticism 117 drrayeye 31-Aug-19 02:14
Re: The Christian alternative: asceticism 132 Itatw70s 31-Aug-19 20:53
Re: The Christian alternative: asceticism 105 drrayeye 31-Aug-19 23:08
Re: The Christian alternative: asceticism 98 Itatw70s 02-Sep-19 18:08
Re: The Christian alternative: asceticism 101 drrayeye 02-Sep-19 19:03
Re: The Christian alternative: asceticism 97 Itatw70s 02-Sep-19 20:39
This thread is about science 94 drrayeye 02-Sep-19 21:08
Re: This thread is about science 97 Itatw70s 02-Sep-19 21:31
Re: The Christian alternative: asceticism 115 Eddie Larry 31-Aug-19 02:01
Re: Empirical science and spiritual experiences 111 Eddie Larry 31-Aug-19 01:45
Re: Empirical science and spiritual experiences 130 drrayeye 31-Aug-19 02:18
Re: Empirical science and spiritual experiences 96 Eddie Larry 31-Aug-19 02:29
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 108 Jrevans 31-Aug-19 01:02
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 107 drrayeye 31-Aug-19 01:44
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 127 jazzmumbles 31-Aug-19 01:25
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 111 drrayeye 31-Aug-19 01:37
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 116 jazzmumbles 31-Aug-19 02:42
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 104 Eddie Larry 31-Aug-19 02:58
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 100 Itatw70s 01-Sep-19 20:31
NOPE 103 drrayeye 01-Sep-19 22:47
Re: NOPE 104 Itatw70s 02-Sep-19 20:59
Science is not a threat 116 drrayeye 02-Sep-19 21:11
Re: Science is not a threat 109 Itatw70s 02-Sep-19 21:37
Re: Science is not a threat 114 drrayeye 03-Sep-19 03:00
Re: Science is not a threat 96 Itatw70s 03-Sep-19 06:04
Re: Science is not a threat 113 drrayeye 03-Sep-19 07:31
Re: Science is not a threat 96 Susan Doris 03-Sep-19 07:47
Of course 105 drrayeye 03-Sep-19 08:05
Re: Of course 99 Susan Doris 03-Sep-19 10:14
Re: Of course 103 Itatw70s 03-Sep-19 11:40
Just Passing Through 130 drrayeye 03-Sep-19 12:54
"There is nowhere where there is not God".... 99 Itatw70s 03-Sep-19 22:17
Agreed 110 drrayeye 03-Sep-19 23:58
philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 108 drrayeye 31-Aug-19 11:54
Re: philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 115 Susan Doris 31-Aug-19 15:09
Re: philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 103 Eddie Larry 31-Aug-19 15:56
Re: philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 102 Susan Doris 31-Aug-19 17:51
Re: philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 115 drrayeye 31-Aug-19 18:49
Thought experimentation is the key.... 112 Itatw70s 01-Sep-19 21:03
From Descartes to the present 113 drrayeye 31-Aug-19 18:20
Re: From Descartes to the present 115 Susan Doris 01-Sep-19 05:12
You can lead a horse to water . . . 113 drrayeye 01-Sep-19 06:20
Re: philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 127 jazzmumbles 02-Sep-19 00:18
Nah 113 drrayeye 02-Sep-19 06:48
No not an extra you are the star. 135 grangram 03-Sep-19 07:39
Sorry 132 drrayeye 03-Sep-19 08:44
I don't think Dawkins likes the theory? 108 grangram 04-Sep-19 08:02
Re: I don't think Dawkins likes the theory? 120 drrayeye 04-Sep-19 13:15
Re: I don't think Dawkins likes the theory? 110 Poster Boy 04-Sep-19 19:44
The greatest cult of all... 101 Eddie Larry 04-Sep-19 21:08
Re: The greatest cult of all... 116 Itatw70s 04-Sep-19 22:55
Re: The greatest cult of all... 97 Eddie Larry 04-Sep-19 23:01
Re: The greatest cult of all... 114 Itatw70s 04-Sep-19 23:05
Re: The greatest cult of all... 98 Eddie Larry 05-Sep-19 02:16
Human imagination 94 grangram 05-Sep-19 10:00
Re: Human imagination 98 Eddie Larry 05-Sep-19 19:34
The better question may be to question the nature of reality itself. 126 grangram 05-Sep-19 08:29
Re: The better question may be to question the nature of reality itself. 116 Itatw70s 05-Sep-19 11:41
Re: The better question may be to question the nature of reality itself. 114 grangram 05-Sep-19 11:57
Re: The better question may be to question the nature of reality itself. 102 Susan Doris 05-Sep-19 12:18
Lazy Lazy Lazy 113 drrayeye 05-Sep-19 16:12
Re: Lazy Lazy Lazy 103 Susan Doris 06-Sep-19 05:01
The links are there 102 drrayeye 06-Sep-19 07:06
Re: The links are there 105 Susan Doris 06-Sep-19 12:21
Re: The links are there 103 drrayeye 06-Sep-19 12:51
Re: The links are there 101 Susan Doris 06-Sep-19 16:07
Further thoughts 86 drrayeye 06-Sep-19 17:56
Re: The links are there 96 Susan Doris 06-Sep-19 12:40
Re: The links are there 93 drrayeye 06-Sep-19 16:26
Re: The links are there 93 Susan Doris 06-Sep-19 18:12
One of the things I've learned 90 drrayeye 06-Sep-19 19:19
Re: One of the things I've learned 96 Poster Boy 06-Sep-19 19:47
Re: One of the things I've learned 100 Susan Doris 07-Sep-19 05:26
Dr. Sam 94 drrayeye 07-Sep-19 06:35
Re: Dr. Sam 95 Susan Doris 07-Sep-19 07:01
Re: The better question may be to question the nature of reality itself. 103 Poster Boy 05-Sep-19 20:15
Re: The better question may be to question the nature of reality itself. 107 Susan Doris 06-Sep-19 05:05
Re: The better question may be to question the nature of reality itself. 107 Poster Boy 05-Sep-19 20:13
Strongly disagree 121 drrayeye 05-Sep-19 21:09
Re: Strongly disagree 107 Poster Boy 05-Sep-19 21:28
The visual field (brain) and the visual world (mind) 132 drrayeye 05-Sep-19 20:28
Re: The visual field (brain) and the visual world (mind) 104 Susan Doris 06-Sep-19 05:12
I did 107 drrayeye 06-Sep-19 07:20
Thanks 115 grangram 06-Sep-19 08:14
Re: No not an extra you are the star. 125 jazzmumbles 07-Sep-19 22:14
Re: No not an extra you are the star. 101 grangram 11-Sep-19 20:26
Re: Empirical science, philosophy of science--and spiritual experiences 94 grangram 11-Sep-19 20:12
medical science is an oxymoron 110 drrayeye 11-Sep-19 21:41
Thank God for plumbers and electricians 107 grangram 13-Sep-19 07:38
Re: Thank God for plumbers and electricians 113 Susan Doris 13-Sep-19 10:30
Re: Thank God for plumbers and electricians 92 Poster Boy 13-Sep-19 16:09
Re: Thank God for plumbers and electricians 93 Eddie Larry 13-Sep-19 17:48
medicine vs. science 92 drrayeye 13-Sep-19 17:52
Re: medicine vs. science 101 Poster Boy 13-Sep-19 18:19
A critical distinction 97 drrayeye 13-Sep-19 19:50
Save a prayer for the scientist 104 drrayeye 13-Sep-19 11:03
James 2:14 99 grangram 14-Sep-19 11:34
Re: James 2:14 103 drrayeye 14-Sep-19 15:24
Pence's health care 96 grangram 15-Sep-19 22:18
Second Timothy 2: 15 159 drrayeye 16-Sep-19 00:32
Re: James 2:14 95 Glass Jigsaw 15-Sep-19 20:26
It's always different 79 drrayeye 16-Sep-19 00:17


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