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The subject of God has come up on my threads, so I thought it would be good to share a reading from my book "I, Universe", in which I attempt to come up with a more modernised creation myth than the one given in the Bible.

Do we need myths? Yes, because we are shooting in the dark in our understanding of reality, by virtue of being a creature with limited consciousness. Science only ever provides partial answers. Abstract thinking is required to get a handle on what the big picture may be, but that thinking must not contravene what we've already learned from science. In this regard, the old myths are showing their age.

Here's my take on things:

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Darryl

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Rebooting Genesis: a new creation myth 11938 Darryl Sloan 11-Jun-19 11:05
Re: Rebooting Genesis: a new creation myth 528 drrayeye 11-Jun-19 18:02
Re: Rebooting Genesis: a new creation myth 466 Darryl Sloan 13-Jun-19 10:52
Couldn't disagree more 502 drrayeye 13-Jun-19 12:25
Yes we are confused - we are confused about everything 448 Robert Jameson 18-Jun-19 14:43
terrific 399 drrayeye 18-Jun-19 15:00
Re: Yes we are confused - we are confused about everything 404 Naveen 18-Jun-19 20:06
Thank you Ray and Naveen 453 Robert Jameson 19-Jun-19 00:53
Re: Yes we are confused - we are confused about everything 397 Darryl Sloan 20-Jun-19 08:54
"and that's by design" 392 drrayeye 20-Jun-19 11:32
Re: "and that's by design" 389 Darryl Sloan 20-Jun-19 11:59
Re: "and that's by design" 397 Robert Jameson 20-Jun-19 17:03
Re: "and that's by design" 392 PB Bytes 20-Jun-19 17:27
Re: "and that's by design" 377 Darryl Sloan 24-Jun-19 18:39
Re: "and that's by design" 405 PB Bytes 24-Jun-19 19:20
basking in the mystery rather than becoming frustrated 399 drrayeye 20-Jun-19 18:29
Re: basking in the mystery rather than becoming frustrated 391 Robert Jameson 21-Jun-19 14:06
Re: basking in the mystery rather than becoming frustrated 395 drrayeye 21-Jun-19 17:26
Going it alone 390 Robert Jameson 21-Jun-19 22:48
Re: Going it alone 404 drrayeye 22-Jun-19 05:03
Satan versus Buddha 385 Darryl Sloan 24-Jun-19 19:03
developng one's personal epistemology 381 drrayeye 24-Jun-19 21:51
Re: Satan versus Buddha 404 Eddie Larry 25-Jun-19 01:11
Re: Rebooting Genesis: a new creation myth 452 Robert Jameson 17-Jun-19 14:31
Re: Rebooting Genesis: a new creation myth 397 Darryl Sloan 20-Jun-19 09:41
Re: Rebooting Genesis: a new creation myth 396 Robert Jameson 20-Jun-19 13:39
In the beginning...... 402 greengirl5 21-Jun-19 00:13
Re: In the beginning...... 381 Darryl Sloan 24-Jun-19 19:21
Re: In the beginning...... 397 Naveen 24-Jun-19 20:00
Haha, mind boggling, brain leaking!. 390 greengirl5 25-Jun-19 00:55
Time, fate & destiny (edited) 471 hendrik dirker 25-Jun-19 02:44
Re: Haha, mind boggling, brain leaking!. 391 Darryl Sloan 26-Jun-19 20:49
updating the science 393 drrayeye 26-Jun-19 22:05
Re: updating the science 372 Darryl Sloan 28-Jun-19 09:43
Re: updating the science 376 drrayeye 28-Jun-19 12:30
Re: updating the science - and what about Einstein? 375 greengirl5 28-Jun-19 22:36
Re: updating the science - and what about Einstein? 382 Eddie Larry 28-Jun-19 23:42
Re: updating the science - and what about Einstein? 375 Darryl Sloan 30-Jun-19 19:25
Re: updating the science - and what about Einstein? 367 Eddie Larry 30-Jun-19 19:42
How about reincarnation, nobody has mentioned that yet, and June is fast running out, no eternal June! 396 greengirl5 26-Jun-19 22:59
Re: How about reincarnation, nobody has mentioned that yet, and June is fast running out, no eternal June! 372 Darryl Sloan 28-Jun-19 09:55
Re: How about reincarnation, nobody has mentioned that yet, and June is fast running out, no eternal June! 373 Eddie Larry 28-Jun-19 21:46
Re: How about reincarnation, nobody has mentioned that yet, and June is fast running out, no eternal June! 366 Darryl Sloan 30-Jun-19 19:38
"it's now or never" - old song! Melody "o sole mio". 382 greengirl5 28-Jun-19 23:34
Re: "it's now or never" - old song! Melody "o sole mio". 376 Eddie Larry 28-Jun-19 23:37
Re: "it's now or never" - old song! Melody "o sole mio". 395 Darryl Sloan 30-Jun-19 19:44
Living in the past! 924 greengirl5 30-Jun-19 23:36
oversimplfied 406 drrayeye 29-Jun-19 05:25
Re: Rebooting Genesis: a new creation myth 418 rulebook54 25-Jun-19 08:38
Re: Rebooting Genesis: a new creation myth 397 Darryl Sloan 26-Jun-19 20:54
Re: Rebooting Genesis: a new creation myth 386 rulebook54 28-Jun-19 17:53


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