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Messianic Jews say they are persecuted in Israel

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#52138 May 9, 2013
JOEL wrote:
Why do people say - God looks DOWN on us? Why DOWN, not UP?
Because you cant get a wide angle view of the world if you are stuck looking up at someones knee caps.

Good observation though
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52139 May 9, 2013
Why have many of the prophets been criminals who indulged in unbridled intolerance, wars, infanticide, mass murders, enslaving people, incest and other evils which only indicate that they were neither omniscient nor omnipotent with their vile actions militating against the innate laws of being and becoming?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52140 May 9, 2013
Why have the teachings of the prophets been proven juvenile and false?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52141 May 9, 2013
Frijoles wrote:
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Because you can't get a wide angle view of the world if you are stuck looking up at someones knee caps.
Ha ha ha ha ha ha ha, Papa.

What an analogy!
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52142 May 9, 2013
If God is one, why are the religions at logger-heads and why do the teachings of the prophets of this one-God at variance with each other in so many critical aspects?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52143 May 9, 2013
If God is beyond gender, how did gender among living creatures on earth arise?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52144 May 9, 2013
Why indulge in rituals when they can't push forward the evolution of the individual as well as of the collectivity?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52145 May 9, 2013
If scriptures preach truth why are they replete with incomplete knowledge that's filled with numerous logical errors and besides why can't any of the teachings be verified or corroborated?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52146 May 9, 2013
If the heavens and the hells are supraphysical planes, why're they described in gross physical terms?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52147 May 9, 2013
Is it possible for the unified field of consciousness, energy and matter to have varying degrees of causation? If so, what would be the implications?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52148 May 9, 2013
Why is the human form erect, while other life forms are prone?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52149 May 9, 2013
Why has the human intellect matured only since the past 2-3 centuries? What is the causal mechanism at work?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52150 May 9, 2013
Why're the terms up, down, in, out, left and right conventions?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52151 May 9, 2013
If a continual series of cause-effect mechanisms give rise to events, why do we only perceive the past and the present but not the future?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52152 May 9, 2013
typo - gives not give.
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52153 May 9, 2013
Why're we born if only to die?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52154 May 9, 2013
What're the laws governing happiness and sorrow?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52155 May 9, 2013
What's the basis of happiness and sorrow?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52156 May 9, 2013
Why should we strive for happiness when its opposite which is sorrow is sure to pull us down the very next instant or after some time?
JOEL

Mumbai, India

#52157 May 9, 2013
Why aim at complete mastery of nature and self when the divisions, dualisms and vacillations of space-time-causation are sure to thwart the attempt of attaining to perfection? Is attaining to absolute perfection even possible?

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