I am able to separate the mythological aspects of my religion from the practical ones. Jesus, his sacrifice, the Gospels? Those are true to me. Angels, demons, burning bushes, Revelations? Primitive people trying to express the ineffable. I don’t need to be a biblical literalist to love my God. Thomm Quackenbush
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Being a Christian is a true belief in God. As you become more religious in nature, you begin to learn about the details of the religion. Religion has mythical aspects that are not true in reality. This quote is saying that even though your beliefs are not based on reality, it doesn’t mean that you have to deny them.

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