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Philip Goldberg: Calm Down Christians, Yoga Is Not a Threat

There are 4 comments on the The Huffington Post story from Oct 5, 2010, titled Philip Goldberg: Calm Down Christians, Yoga Is Not a Threat. In it, The Huffington Post reports that:

In a widely circulated blog last week, Reverend Albert Mohler, the president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, took aim at yoga.

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Baabs

Pompano Beach, FL

#1 Oct 5, 2010
Asuric power and control is the name of the Christian game.
Local

Tampa, FL

#2 Mar 31, 2011
Pole dancing for Jesus and Horseshoes for Jesus is soooo much more Saintly.....
epitome

Silver City, NM

#3 Jan 14, 2013
you sound much like the puritians .

they also in a simular way state their religiouness is so much better than every one elses..

people look at outward apperances God looks at the heart.He knows who has true faith in his Son Jesus or not.


“Mystical Atheism for everyone!”

Since: Nov 08

El Cerrito California

#4 Jan 29, 2013
A lot of people in western religions get nervous about yoga. The word simply means to join or to unite.

Many western religions teach of a distant unapproachable god.

But as it says in the Hebrew Scriptures. "GOD is ONE". And all of us, male and female are created in GOD'S image. We are created of the only substance that is.

We can confirm this to be so for ourselves by simply doing as suggested at Psalm 46:10 (New International Version)

"10 He says, "Be still, and know that I am God;
I will be exalted among the nations,
I will be exalted in the earth."

That's all! Be still! Simply quite the constant chatter of the mind and be aware of what is with all of your senses!

If anyone has sat down and tried this, it is a bit tricky.

This is where yoga comes in. It's simply a tool to help you learn to sit still!

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