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eeyore Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-01-05 03:17 PM
Response to Reply #17
21. Well done! (no pun intended)
You went back to roots of all of the holidays that the Catholics coopted and bastardized for their own purposes. :toast:
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  -I was indoctrinated into religion against my will as a child. Were you? eeyore  Dec-01-05 02:43 PM   #0 
  - Nope. Never indoctrinated.  Rob H.   Dec-01-05 02:51 PM   #1 
  - nope. different times my parents tried church  seabeyond   Dec-01-05 02:54 PM   #2 
  - When I was a kid, if I screwed up bad...  triguy46   Dec-01-05 02:55 PM   #3 
  - and I don't feel like I was damaged by the process,  Bandit   Dec-01-05 02:57 PM   #4 
  - LOL!  eeyore   Dec-01-05 03:04 PM   #11 
  - Nah  FreedomAngel82   Dec-01-05 02:57 PM   #5 
  - I don't regret going to church, even though I didn't want to go  eeyore   Dec-01-05 03:00 PM   #6 
  - I went to sunday school a time or two...  Yollam   Dec-01-05 03:00 PM   #7 
  - Yeah, I was sort of. Although baptized a Catholic and  Cleita   Dec-01-05 03:01 PM   #8 
  - Hell you were lucky, I was double dipped  MadHound   Dec-01-05 03:02 PM   #9 
  - Double dipped!  eeyore   Dec-01-05 03:06 PM   #14 
  - Yes  KitchenWitch   Dec-01-05 03:03 PM   #10 
  - And are you now Pagan?  eeyore   Dec-01-05 03:08 PM   #15 
     - Pagan - Yes,  KitchenWitch   Dec-01-05 03:09 PM   #17 
        - Well done! (no pun intended)  eeyore   Dec-01-05 03:17 PM   #21 
           - Precisely, although I did not know it at the time!  KitchenWitch   Dec-01-05 03:29 PM   #26 
  - I'm with you  ByTheRiver   Dec-01-05 03:05 PM   #12 
  - Yes, and I've made them pay for it ever since!!  Neil Lisst   Dec-01-05 03:05 PM   #13 
  - Never Confirmed  Moochy   Dec-01-05 03:08 PM   #16 
  - I remember trying hard to think of sins that I could confess.  eeyore   Dec-01-05 03:13 PM   #19 
     - Self-fulfilling prophecy  Moochy   Dec-01-05 03:16 PM   #20 
     - Aha!  eeyore   Dec-01-05 03:19 PM   #22 
        - Marketing 101 :)  Moochy   Dec-01-05 03:27 PM   #24 
     - I probably shouldn't say this, but...  hunter   Dec-02-05 01:38 PM   #47 
  - I went to church every week until I was out of the house  Betty   Dec-01-05 03:11 PM   #18 
  - Yes, 15 years of "Christian" school...  Dem Agog   Dec-01-05 03:25 PM   #23 
  - I think Catholic is easier than Fundie  eeyore   Dec-01-05 03:30 PM   #28 
     - At least Catholicism has history and tradition... Judaism too...  Dem Agog   Dec-01-05 03:32 PM   #31 
  - Nope. I was baptized and confirmed as an adult, completely  scarlet_owl   Dec-01-05 03:27 PM   #25 
  - ex-Lutheran here  windlight   Dec-01-05 03:29 PM   #27 
  - i thank god regularly that my parents were atheists ;-)  kineta   Dec-01-05 03:32 PM   #29 
  - Haha--When I was younger, my mother liekd me to go to "CCD."  WritingIsMyReligion   Dec-01-05 03:32 PM   #30 
  - NO! Thank goddess!  Swamp Rat   Dec-01-05 03:35 PM   #32 
  - Aren't you from NOLA?  eeyore   Dec-01-05 03:38 PM   #34 
  - That's a lovely postcard to Khephra.  hunter   Dec-02-05 01:45 PM   #48 
  - Never....my parents let me quit going to church when I was 10...  mitchum   Dec-01-05 03:37 PM   #33 
  - Yes and no  GreenPartyVoter   Dec-01-05 03:45 PM   #35 
  - Congratulations on your emancipation, GreenPartyVoter.  funflower   Dec-03-05 04:12 AM   #50 
     - Thanks :^)  GreenPartyVoter   Dec-03-05 03:26 PM   #54 
  - Damn it all I got moved to the Religion forum!  eeyore   Dec-01-05 03:46 PM   #36 
  - Confine such discussions to the basement!!!  Karenina   Dec-01-05 03:56 PM   #37 
  - sounds like a decent priest.  nemo137   Dec-03-05 05:34 PM   #56 
  - Recovering Evangelical, here  Chovexani   Dec-01-05 04:04 PM   #38 
  - I was taken to Laguna Presbyterian Church ..  Maat   Dec-01-05 04:11 PM   #39 
  - Weren't just about all of us?  barb162   Dec-01-05 05:29 PM   #40 
  - Of course...  eeyore   Dec-01-05 05:40 PM   #41 
  - I know, I know  barb162   Dec-01-05 11:07 PM   #44 
  - see my post below #42 for the same sentiment  NAO   Dec-01-05 08:23 PM   #43 
  - uh-huh  barb162   Dec-01-05 11:16 PM   #45 
     - We went to service at a synagogue as part of my confirmation  nemo137   Dec-03-05 05:32 PM   #55 
  - Yes, but instead of "being raised," say "repressed" or "indoctrinated".  Inland   Dec-03-05 07:24 PM   #57 
  - I wasn't, but I admit that I dragged my kids to church.  Blue in Portland   Dec-03-05 08:12 PM   #58 
  - Yes, but I wouldn't put it that way. My parents sincerely believed it  NAO   Dec-01-05 08:21 PM   #42 
  - Raised Episcopalian and have freely embraced it as an adult.  freestyle   Dec-02-05 10:13 AM   #46 
  - Yes. I was also conditioned into Midwestern, working class, Euro-American  nemo137   Dec-02-05 11:29 PM   #49 
  - My situation is similar, but Jewish.  IMModerate   Dec-03-05 11:53 AM   #51 
  - I know the feeling  fenderbender89   Dec-03-05 12:21 PM   #52 
  - I was a preacher's kid (Lutheran), but church was just our way of life  Lydia Leftcoast   Dec-03-05 02:39 PM   #53 
 

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