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Do you mind if I ask, in a post about “theology” what people are you talking about?
Questions always welcome! The topic is Theology' and as I said in the OP, I think it is a non-subject. How can something, or the nature of that something, that does not exist be studied in the first place?
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Theology is an academic discipline.
Okay, but what is it that all these people taking a degree in it are studying? Well, the answer is they are learning about, reading what others have thought and written on this non-subject, discussing what all these others have thought and written and adding a few more thoughts and ideas of their own, based on what? Something that does not exist in reality, but only as an idea in the minds of humans. Do you think you can show otherwise?
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Are you trying to talk about specific theologians you might have known? If so, can you name them?
No and I do not know any personally. I would love to have the chance to discuss with a professor of theology what is at the basis of their academic studies and the only evidence they will have are the written down thoughts of others, not one of whom has ever been in contact with any being or spirit or whatever. They may well believe that they have been and are, but how would they bhe able to show someone like me that they were right or that I am wrong?!!
Susan

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Theology 254 Susan Doris 23-Oct-21 11:38
Re: Theology 50 Eddie Larry 23-Oct-21 12:31
Re: Theology 49 Susan Doris 23-Oct-21 16:31
Re: Theology 44 Eddie Larry 23-Oct-21 17:10
Re: Theology 50 Susan Doris 24-Oct-21 05:24
Re: Theology 48 Eddie Larry 24-Oct-21 13:13
Re: Theology 42 Susan Doris 24-Oct-21 15:23
Re: Theology 43 Eddie Larry 24-Oct-21 15:57
Re: Theology 40 Susan Doris 25-Oct-21 05:49
Once again 56 drrayeye 24-Oct-21 20:35
Re: Once again 38 Susan Doris 25-Oct-21 05:34
Re: Once again 48 Wheeler 25-Oct-21 12:27
Re: Once again 75 Susan Doris 25-Oct-21 13:13
Re: Theology 15 greengirl5 20-Nov-21 04:01
Re: Theology 10 Susan Doris 20-Nov-21 06:38
Re: Theology 47 drrayeye 23-Oct-21 17:04
Re: Theology 50 Susan Doris 24-Oct-21 05:28
Re: Theology 46 drrayeye 24-Oct-21 15:06
Re: Theology 43 Susan Doris 24-Oct-21 15:28
Re: Theology 40 drrayeye 24-Oct-21 18:30
Re: Theology 62 Susan Doris 25-Oct-21 06:05
It's what you know 42 drrayeye 26-Oct-21 10:26
Re: It's what you know 45 Susan Doris 26-Oct-21 11:07
Re: Theology 14 greengirl5 19-Nov-21 22:50
Re: Theology and why studying anything? 14 greengirl5 20-Nov-21 04:11
Footnote 45 Susan Doris 30-Oct-21 07:13
Re: Theology 39 Te Henua Nagual 17-Nov-21 11:56
Re: Psychology 35 Agni 17-Nov-21 13:43
Re: Psychology 22 Susan Doris 17-Nov-21 17:30
Re: Psychology 30 Susan Doris 18-Nov-21 06:57
Re: Psychology 17 Agni 18-Nov-21 17:45
Re: Psychology 18 Susan Doris 18-Nov-21 17:57
Re: Psychology 19 drrayeye 18-Nov-21 19:49
Re: More clarifications 19 Agni 18-Nov-21 21:22
Re: More clarifications 21 Susan Doris 18-Nov-21 23:20
Re: Psychology 21 Susan Doris 18-Nov-21 23:15
Re: Psychology 17 greengirl5 19-Nov-21 01:38
Re: Psychology 19 Susan Doris 19-Nov-21 06:01
doubt 20 drrayeye 19-Nov-21 14:02
Re: doubt 20 Susan Doris 19-Nov-21 16:32
I just defined my concept of true athiest 20 drrayeye 19-Nov-21 17:45
Re: I just defined my concept of true athiest 12 Susan Doris 20-Nov-21 06:48
Re: I just defined my concept of true athiest 12 greengirl5 20-Nov-21 07:32
Re: doubt 16 greengirl5 19-Nov-21 22:38
Re: non-metaphysical atheists 17 Agni 19-Nov-21 17:34
Re: non-metaphysical atheists 14 Susan Doris 20-Nov-21 08:38
I think you just described 15 drrayeye 20-Nov-21 09:20
Re: I think you just described 21 Susan Doris 20-Nov-21 12:35
thoughtful atheists (and otherwise) already described in previous link 16 drrayeye 20-Nov-21 17:49
Re: thoughtful atheists (and otherwise) already described in previous link 20 Susan Doris 20-Nov-21 23:06
I'm no authority 19 drrayeye 21-Nov-21 01:59
Re: I'm no authority 22 Susan Doris 21-Nov-21 07:04
assertion 19 drrayeye 21-Nov-21 15:15
Re: assertion 27 Susan Doris 21-Nov-21 16:54


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