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"The thing that intrigues me about proper channeling is, how can you be certain that you are actually contacting the deceased person that the spirit says it is?"


As I expect you know, standard mainstream Christianity holds that the Devil and his cohorts use channeling to deceive and gain control of people by pretending to be spirits of the deceased. And in the Old Testament there's the story of The Witch Of Endor, who was a medium consulted by King Saul to raise the spirit of Samuel. The Prophet duly appears - and then scolds Saul for having broken the rules by summoning him. Thus, the teaching goes - leave well alone.

Not that I hold to that, but I guess there's a good (non-exclusive?)reason for it. Is Ignorance Bliss? Or was it in fact a good thing that Adam and Eve did eat from The Tree Of Knowledge?

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Guy

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Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 600 Jergat 09-Feb-04 08:32
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Re: About the moderation process 178 Cleopatra 10-Feb-04 20:10
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 167 Hoppy 10-Feb-04 00:59
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 169 fiascohoho 10-Feb-04 02:38
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 149 Jergat 10-Feb-04 05:36
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 225 Briffits 10-Feb-04 09:27
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 183 Milo 10-Feb-04 16:17
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 180 Paul Cochrane 10-Feb-04 17:48
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 164 Milo 10-Feb-04 18:11
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 160 David L 10-Feb-04 18:36
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 152 Milo 10-Feb-04 18:46
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 172 Paul Cochrane 10-Feb-04 18:43
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 151 Briffits 10-Feb-04 22:12
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 166 Milo 10-Feb-04 23:05
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 165 Briffits 11-Feb-04 00:03
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 163 Milo 11-Feb-04 00:07
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 160 Briffits 11-Feb-04 10:25
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 163 Milo 11-Feb-04 15:19
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 157 Briffits 11-Feb-04 20:19
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 156 Milo 11-Feb-04 23:01
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 158 Briffits 12-Feb-04 00:23
Henceforth and forthwith... 174 Milo 12-Feb-04 00:53
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 160 Milo 11-Feb-04 17:08
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 161 Briffits 11-Feb-04 19:17
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 159 Milo 11-Feb-04 19:30
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 166 Hoppy 10-Feb-04 14:55
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 168 David L 10-Feb-04 01:23
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 180 Milo 10-Feb-04 02:15
Music from other spheres 175 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 02:59
Re: Music from other spheres 156 Milo 10-Feb-04 03:11
Possibly wrong again 160 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 03:15
Re: Possibly wrong again 161 Milo 10-Feb-04 03:24
Musical mediums 165 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 12:58
Musical plane 173 Kees 10-Feb-04 13:53
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Re: Musical mediums 157 Milo 10-Feb-04 15:49
Re: Musical mediums 172 Thirdwave 10-Feb-04 16:14
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Re: Musical mediums 167 Thirdwave 10-Feb-04 19:02
Re: Musical mediums 158 Milo 10-Feb-04 19:10
Poo-Pooing "channels" 162 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 22:19
Re: Poo-Pooing 159 Milo 10-Feb-04 23:09
Re: Possibly wrong again 159 fiascohoho 10-Feb-04 03:49
Talking of Bach.... 164 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 09:29
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 166 David L 10-Feb-04 18:32
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 150 Milo 10-Feb-04 18:58
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 166 fiascohoho 10-Feb-04 02:29
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 175 David L 10-Feb-04 18:39
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 167 Milo 10-Feb-04 19:01
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 164 David L 10-Feb-04 19:12
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 170 Milo 10-Feb-04 19:20
Gifts 139 Jergat 10-Feb-04 20:44
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 169 David L 10-Feb-04 23:35
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 214 Saorsa 10-Feb-04 14:38
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 156 David L 10-Feb-04 19:05
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 215 Saorsa 11-Feb-04 08:29
Pray Mr. Lamond, tell me... 181 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 15:05
Re: Pray Mr. Lamond, tell me... 166 David L 10-Feb-04 18:51
Re: Pray Mr. Lamond, tell me... 166 Milo 10-Feb-04 19:04
Re: Pray Mr. Lamond, tell me... 155 David L 10-Feb-04 19:13
Listening By Numbers 187 Thirdwave 10-Feb-04 15:20
Re: Listening By Numbers 169 David L 10-Feb-04 19:19
Re: Listening By Numbers 154 Thirdwave 10-Feb-04 19:43
Re: Listening By Numbers 170 David L 10-Feb-04 23:39
Re: Listening By Numbers 162 Briffits 11-Feb-04 03:11
Re: Listening By Numbers 164 Thirdwave 12-Feb-04 17:46
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 163 Kees 10-Feb-04 15:25
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 162 Hoppy 10-Feb-04 18:36
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 187 Mark Staab 11-Feb-04 06:08
Work work work 169 Kees 11-Feb-04 10:36
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 152 David L 10-Feb-04 19:24
Books 161 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 22:36
Re: Books 156 David L 10-Feb-04 23:44
Teachers 164 Richard Fusniak 11-Feb-04 02:08
Re: Teachers 161 David L 11-Feb-04 03:07
Re: Teachers 170 Kees 11-Feb-04 10:16
Re: Teachers 160 David L 11-Feb-04 17:47
The yoga of sound 175 Kees 11-Feb-04 21:55
Re: The yoga of sound 155 David L 11-Feb-04 22:07
Small world indeed 156 Kees 11-Feb-04 22:42
Re: Teachers 164 Richard Fusniak 11-Feb-04 23:24
Re: Teachers 158 David L 12-Feb-04 01:49
Spirtual arrogance and delusion 169 Richard Fusniak 12-Feb-04 02:18
An apology 159 Richard Fusniak 12-Feb-04 12:34
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Re: An apology 185 David L 12-Feb-04 19:46
The wheel of life. 164 Richard Fusniak 13-Feb-04 01:32
The Catapillar and the Butterfly 167 Milo 13-Feb-04 01:35
Re: The Catapillar and the Butterfly 348 David L 13-Feb-04 02:52
Re: The wheel of life. 162 David L 13-Feb-04 02:50
Re: Teachers 160 Hoppy 11-Feb-04 03:19
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