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Is watching pornography a sin for Roman Catholics? I want to know.
Why should I get confirmed?
I dont if I could, I was just wondering. because I dont want to be my own religion anymore.
me and my friend use the ouija board everytime I got to her house. I've noticed everytime we use the ouija board we both get pale and tired. I asked her if she noticed this and found out that when she used the board with other people she never got pale or tired. my question is why does this hapen only when shes using the board with me
how much do you know about islam? Is playing piano allowed in Islam?
And what is your religion? I notice some people get really touchy about the subject when people show doubt in their beliefs, and they will outright start raging and telling the other person they are wrong, others will ignore it completely, offer no defense and walk away. I'm assuming no one is going to openly say that they're a spazz case when it comes to their religion, but I still like to hear opinions on the subject. Any stories on the to...
Do you think 1. religion causes conflict or 2. do you think its used by politicians as an excuse to create war and violence? I personally think its the second one. thanks(:
I was raised christian but I simply cannot and do not believe that anymore. but something has to be out there right? I have been researching wicca and like what I've seen so far but I'm still not sure.
A dove was recently building a nest on my roof. Someone told me a while back, that it possibly meant peace or god is bringing you a gift. Does anyone know if either of these are true? Or if it means something else entirely. Please and thank you =]
I was just wondering because someone told me this guy I know cant use condoms because its against his religeon, hes a practising catholic, Are practising catholics aloud to use condoms? is that true? x
Do you think schools should teach intelligent design and evolution?
Would getting tattoos be a sin? If so, what's the reason?
I beleive in God and the Holy Spirit? So What? What do you Believe in?
If you say its a sin I am christian and trying ti kick of the habit If its a sin Where is it stated in the bible
is cuddling with your gf a sin?
Does the way rosary beads look make a difference? By the look I mean the color, or design of the beads. Thanks in advance.
So what type of blood can demons drinks like can they drink humans blood or is it just demons blood or is it both lol I dono so please help me thx ^ ^
Whats the difference between a pentacle and a pentagram?? And are they like wiccan or satanic or what?
About two months ago my best friend brad committed suiside. He was only 14 I knew him for 7 years, half his life. We were real close. More then most people knew. Im 16 and he was always like my little brother. We did everything together. He told me everything. He grew up in a bad inviroment. There was always fighting going on at his house. Brad never liked fighting and stuff he was always such a happy kid. But his mother did drugs and his dad ...
What should I do?? I am sooo bored. I am a Christian and I refuse to do ANYTHING God would not be proud of, so nothing bad please.
If Muslim, can you date outside your religion? Is this a religions rule? Or possibly just a mother's?
If God is everywhere, why do you have to go to church to worship him?
Why is religion so hard to understand and yet so easy to beileve in. I don't claim to know the bible inside and out but I beileve what I have read without a shadow of a doubt
A word begins with m and has 5 letters if you spell it in urdu or english. Women does this once in a lifetime and men do it 3 times a day, its brighter then sun and darker then night. If you drink this it is halal and if you eat it its haraam. It is also mentioned in the holy quran 5 times. What is it?
throught the bible we see that the devil is given some sort of punishment.god never kills the devil.why is it like this.does the devil have a eternal life.please comment
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Do any of you say prayer before meals? Just wondering. Nothing to be ashamed of if you don't.
So a close friend of mine 'mike' committed suicide in January. He shot himself right in the forehead. At the funeral it was open casket. this whole thing it really hurt me I find myself thinking about it everyday. Right after the funeral I found myself having these dreams. IN my dream I keep seeing him shoot himself. Then in march I had a really weird dream. IN my dream 'mike' told me he was sorry he did it. He told me that he didnt mean to hu...
Like the sexy calendars teenage boys have? baha
Does anyone know if the Number 60 has any special meaning in the Bible? Or if the number is used in the Bible at all...
i am a believer in God so keep that in mind. no spells. just a religious way
Does anybody know what happened to JOseph Jesus' father...He seems to be MIA when Jesus was all grown up... Where'd you go...I miss you so...Seems like it's been forever, That you've been gone.
What kind of religion can't celebrate holidays(christmas,halloween,thankgiving,ect)
I thought it was catholosism, but I also hear that it is part of christianity and how could that be if catholosism came first?
How can I get possessed by a demon?
I'm looove Lil Wayne's music but I listened to I feel like dying backwards and it's fuked so I really want to know what's up with him but I'll never stop listening to his music. So what do you guys think... does he worship the devil???
Why do people say if you sin you go to hell? And then say that god is love?? Love is a part of forgivness tho? Im so lost... Isnt god just energy? And why is jesus god? Isnt he just a man that respected him? Did he say he was in fact god? And how did he save us? And if he didnt "save" us what would of happned? We"d all burn in hell? Why would we burn if we didnt kill him in the first place?? Just wondering please dont critisize me for as...
Ok well im not that big of a christian...but my parents and pretty much my whole family is except for me. I havent really decided what religion I believe in exactly. But I met this amazing guy and we are good friends. And we are close to dating. But hes a Paganist. And I dont think my family would approve of his beliefs, just because there really southern baptists. I dont have a problem with dating someone who believes in something different. ...
Ok well..im finishing up my project right now..and I need help on the last part..what is 2 or 3 advantages of being a monk..and what is 2 or 3 disadvantages of being one?
Are their any practicing Gnostics
How did english law influence the development of american law?
"Recently after coming back from Space station Sunita Wiliams, an Indian origin female astronaut has accepted Islam" a news like this is spreading all over the internet and in some of the daily news paper atleast in some locals. What is the actual fact on it? In a internet blog I found an interesting picture taken from the satellite by the team of Sunita Williaims which explains that all the world was dark from the satellite except the Makk...
What does the Bible say about being in a relationship or marrying someone who is slightly older or younger? I DO know that dating or having a sexual relationship with an underage person can be considered pedophilia, but say what if both partners are of legal age but one may be slightly older/younger? My mother is in her 40's and my step father in his 50's; I'm just using this as an example.
What would the Patron saint for lost love be if there is one?
I wanted to give vote of thanks to the congregation in church, pls give me guide line
If you pick the wrong religion, then when you die, is god just like "naaap sorry the jews were right." or "sorry mate its catholic day today." How do I choose a religion? I believe in spirituality.
What religion did The Ingalls practice on The Little House On The Prairie? I believe they were Prebyterian where simplicity in life opened the door to their faith and faith opened the door to their simplicity farming. Is this right?
There is no Greek Orthodox church anywhere around my home. What church would be the closest to my Greek Orthodox beliefs?
•Breaking a mirror - bad luck •Walking under a ladder - bad luck •Friday the 13 th - Bad luck •Black cat - bad luck •Itchy palm - good luck •Throwing spilled salt over your shoulder - good luck •Horseshoe - good luck •4-leaf clover - good luck Etc...
If ever snake spoke to eve in eden garden why can't it communicate (talk) with human-beings in the present world ??
im muslim, but not full, so my parents arnt that strict. but my friend is full 100 % muslim, and shes not aloud to have sex or date or even kiss a guy AND shes not allowed to go out ANYWHERE, after school she has to go STRAIGHT home and she cant go outt on sat. or stuff likE that.. why are full muslims SOO strictt? whats so bad if they have sex? like whats gonna happen to them? &&' why are they so strict to the girls not to the guys? it'...
Do you believe in the Rapture (the taking up into the air of all believers in Christ)? If so, do you believe in a pretribulation, or post tribulation rapture? If you don't why not, biblically speaking? If you're a non christian I'd welcome your answer as well.
I'm baptist and I always pray to jesus and god. Who are you supposed to pray to god or jesus?
Do you believe in it?what is it? And how does it work?
Hes a non christian man, but um, hes a believer and doesnt believe in sex before marriage or drinking and stealing and killing and all of that so it shouldn't be much of a tough task but I just dont know how to start,..
i go when im forced i believe you dont have to go to church to be a christian am i right or wrong what is your opinion?
I have heard a lot about cults about them killing themselves and burning themselves and setting fire to stuff and casting spell etc ect. ... but is any of that true??? what is a cult and what do they do ???
Ok so a wiccan friend of mine was at a gas station. She didn't buy gas but was buying a soda and things. She was wearing a pentacle around her neck. A employee came up to ask her to leave. She asked why she was told they didn't want devil worshipers in their store. They then proceeded to walk her out to her car. What do you think she should do? I've suggested the better business bureau and contacting the gas stations main office.
heya I don t want to offend anyone and I know it won t b no way as simple as im puttin it but would some one pleasse help me I've been wishin for three things for over a year I've tried loadss of things I was wonderin wod magic help me?? have you got any wish spells?? my three wishes are for a job and later life (healing friendship) powers and to get over my fear pleaasse help thank u! xx
This sum crazy sh*t 2weeks ago I had a dream my cousin got shot and the next morning I tell him about it next thing you know sum guys in a car pulled up by me and my cousin when we were walkin and da mornin frm school to go smoke and than thay throw up ms13 and mend ma kuzzin ready to hit wir them than outta no where the driver pulled out a gun and shot my kuzzin and I ran away from the car and that shoot at me but they missed is god tryna te...
I used to be a hardcore Christian and im trying to become one again. Stop partying, etc. But how do I change my bad ways?
They're just looking for easy answers, and theyre too close minded to look anywhere beyond their local church or whatever the ignorant masses say is true. Its all easy matters when you stick it to a divine power.
Are cuss words against god?
Ok heres a question for you religious guys. IS there more than one way to heavan? I sort of understand that there is only 1 sure way and thats through Jesus Christ but does that mean that only Chrisitians who believe and follow the bible word for word and cover to cover can go to heavan. And therefore Jews, Sikhs, Hindus, Bhuddists, Muslims and any other spiritual faith wont. Surely God will understand and judge us all on the purity of our...
Now I am a sri lankan muslim. but i have no money and i have problems in my life. So I want to change my religion for money.can i do it?
im 13 and my mom died sun my family is saved and christain but im not real close to my dad but I like want and kinda need to talk to an adult would the youth pastor be the right choice he said at the viewing and funeral hes there for me no matter what if I need him but should I go to him I cant go to the pastor because hes like a dad and its wierd to talk about stuff like this with him because hes 40 but the youth pastors only 23 so should I g...
If look outside you people fighting over show or being jump because look at them different.You will even see two strangers scream their lungs out about jealousy, money, football, lust over a girl, and gossip. why is this?
Question for theists of Abrahamic religions. Well, God spoke directly to Moses: God said :"We sent the revelation to Nûh(Noah) and the prophets after him; We also sent the revelation to Ibrâhîm (Abraham), Ismâ'îl(Ishmael), Ishâq(Isaac), Ya'qûb(Jacob), and Al-Asbât(the offspring of the twelve sons of Ya'qûb(Jacob)), Isâ(Jesus), Ayyûb(Job), Yûnus(Jonah), Hârûn(Aaron), and Sulaimân(Solomon); And messengers We have montioned to you, and messeng...
Hey ... I am a Hindu ...I want to change my Religion hindu to christian for money...I dont know how its possible...I am from india...can any one pls tell me how is it possible ???
Do Homosexuals go to hell? My dad said so and a lot of people tell me its in the bible. Is it really? And wud I go for being bisexual?
I know scientologists are against psychiatric medication. So do Scientologists with chronic depression just go unmedicated? Are there increased suicide rates because of this?
will you go to hell for havin an abortion?
I'm not trying to be mean but what would make someone want to be a wiccan...or just practice magic? Doesnt life have enough magic in it without learning the dark? why do people turn away from god and the bible? Can anyone answer my questions fully without being disrespectful to my beliefs?
I think i would put my bills on hold until this happens, because if the world would end why do we need the money i would tell them relax if the world ends, there is no point to pay lol. I was kidding.
Are there any specific passages about masterbation? I couldn't find any, but someone told me that the Bible says it's a sin.
How was Jesus crucified for our sins, when he was crucified for persecution? How did his crucifiction save humanity. Was it intended that he share his teachings and message and then be persecuted for that? How was it a sacrifice if he was persecuted?
Have you ever had any ghost experiences? If so, can you tell me what you experienced? Thank you :) -
When people say that they do not believe in God then who could have created these holy books long ago?Definitely not a human. For example take the Muslims holy book 'Koran'.It's language and style is such that Long ago Arab poets failed to imitate a single verse.So it surely wasn't a book written by a human.Take the other books for instance.No one can create those stories and style and language. The prophets are another proof. So why do sti...
I am pro-choice and catholic... I got to a catholic school and I love it but I feel like when I true to own beliefs(like being pro-choice) the whole catholic community puts me down. and I am a republican and there for people tell me that I shouldn't be.. I really don't know what to do... What should I do? And to all the pro-lifers... I respect you! You can be or think whatever you want... I just want you to know that being pro-choice doesn't ...
What do "you", think about The Ten Commandments? (I know there are many who don't believe in God, therefore don't believe in these either, but your welcome to respond if you like). Briefly, what meaning do they have to you? Because in the bible it says these are laws given to Moses by God, therefore I believe in them and trust that they are for us to have some structure in our lives, even though, we might be able to develop structure on ou...
Can someone tell me about the rituals of going through puberty in girls in the Islamic religion (Muslims)? Thanks :)
In the bible, what does that mean? A few days ago in the opinion section of our local paper some guy said that when we die, there is no heaven and there is no hell. he said we go into some kinda underworld and fade away. he took some scriptures from the bible...like the one I put in the title of this question. im not sure if I quoted it right but its something like that... like...since we were made from dust, we will return to dust. (if I didn...
I am a good christian girl, I strive to be close to God, I want a great relationship with him, and I love to learn what he has instor for me. But there is this guy friend that I have and he isn't a christian, or at least not a good one and we love to hang out and be flirty and have fun. Well last night he asked me if we wanted to be friends with benefits and I was wondering if that is okay thing to do when I am a christian?
im thinking about making a few negotiations with Satan...but i am a Christian. can u "associate" with Satan (not worshipping) and still be considered a Christian? ( i dont wan any jackhole answers. im not crazy)
Im asking this again in another category...because it isnt freakin showing up and its very important to me...so: Well I was talking with my guy. I asked him if he believed Creation or Evolution. You know what he said? He said Evolution. That just crushed my dreams. So we were talking about it...and he ended up telling me hes Agnostic or whatever. Isnt that like greek for fool? Or something...well he said he would hear me out. because im determ...
Why do people say omg the world is going to end on 12-21-12??? So what if the mayan calander ends then??? The calander on my ipod goes way farther than that, and we're not relying on that to tell when the end of the world will be!!! my cell phone goes past that too!!! Other calanders have been made that go past that... Way past that !!! I could make a calander right now and it could go to 1213 and people arent going to run around screaming an...
What are some facts disproving god for a christians point of view? My dad is christian and I have facts to disprove catholics but not christians so can someone give me some? Christianity
does anyone know a good excersise to help your chakra flow better?
can a muslim man who follows the sunna marry a muslim women who follows the nation of islam?
Have you red the book of matthew 7:1,2 ? It is a good book to how thanks so to? Want chranglsh of the bibile do you reding in? Sorre if I did not spell it
what does IY"H mean?
Well im really into a band called motley crue and they sing songs about drugs, sex, and bad stuff...and I love to wear a huge cross with diomands on it and I believe in god and am a cristian but dont go to church and have been baptized but I listen to motley crue everywhere I go and I looove a song they made called shout at the devil(I know it proves a bit of a point) but its just a song right and she says im satanic...so what do I do im not g...
what a cross mean
Who thinks this is a lazy persons religion? HA, I'm agnostic, I really am, and have been since I was 13.