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trotsky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 10:51 AM
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6. "Divine mystery"
No one gets it, and that's how theologians determine they figured out some mystical "truth."
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  -I have a question about the "Trinity" dolo amber  Mar-25-05 09:10 AM   #0 
  - It's a mystery, and besides, you have it wrong  Inland   Mar-25-05 09:15 AM   #1 
  - Three in one  Snap   Mar-25-05 09:20 AM   #3 
     - That's right, three in one.  Inland   Mar-25-05 11:12 AM   #8 
  - Here the Explanation  earthside   Mar-25-05 09:18 AM   #2 
  - I Don't Think Anyone Has Really Understands It  ribofunk   Mar-25-05 09:29 AM   #4 
  - The way I make sense of it is,  woodsprite   Mar-25-05 09:42 AM   #5 
  - "Divine mystery"  trotsky   Mar-25-05 10:51 AM   #6 
  - But it is NOT monotheism  rogerashton   Mar-25-05 10:55 AM   #7 
  - Well, that certainly comes as a surprise to Christians, doesn't it  Inland   Mar-25-05 11:19 AM   #9 
     - But Christians DON'T describe Hinduism that way.  rogerashton   Mar-26-05 08:26 AM   #14 
  - Is the holy spirit female? I seem to remember reading that somewhere.  MissMarple   Mar-25-05 06:16 PM   #10 
  - Hagia Sophia -- female in Greek.  rogerashton   Mar-26-05 08:27 AM   #15 
  - since there is only One Being  ayeshahaqqiqa   Mar-25-05 06:47 PM   #11 
  - Augustine's analogy  Stunster   Mar-26-05 12:07 AM   #12 
  - My Deistic take on "Trinity"  Tux   Mar-26-05 12:39 AM   #13 
  - The whole thing sounds rather ridiculous  FM Arouet666   Mar-26-05 09:02 PM   #16 
  - Perplexing huh?  progressoid   Mar-27-05 12:56 AM   #17 
  - One way to look at the Trinity  Lydia Leftcoast   Mar-27-05 01:07 AM   #18 
  - The trinity is a metaphor for the fact that we are "three brained" beings.  Solomon   Mar-27-05 08:36 AM   #19 
     - And space has three dimensions.  IMModerate   Mar-27-05 12:57 PM   #20 
        - Thank you. Thank you very much.  Solomon   Mar-27-05 06:43 PM   #21 

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