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April 02, 2018

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John 8: 37
I know you are Abraham's descendants, but you are trying to kill Me because My word has no place within you. Here clearly Jesus is aware that the secret knowledge of shabd / unified field / word is being repelled by certain Abrahimic people. Moslems may consider Abraham more important than Jesus but sadly for them the history favors Christian Innovators. Sadly for atheists modern physics is validating Word/Shabd/ Sant-mat/ Christ consciousness.

Why do Christians think they have the right and expect everyone to be on their wavelength?

Just do your own thing people and stop bothering us. We don't care about your stupid religion or religious holidays.

People asking did you have a nice Easter? Like they really care! I'm so tired of political correctness, pretence and fake attitudes. People pretending to be kind and loving in a totally messed up crazy world.

My reply to "nice Easter?" is "its just another day, every day is a holiday for me" - its great being old and living on pension :)

My son and I spent this weekend, as every Easter weekend for the last five years, at the Anime Boston festival.

There we saw many good looking men and women cosplaying in Sailor Moon dresses, female Narutos and Full Metal Edwards. Many of the bathrooms had been redesignated for gender neutral. There were Furries and life size Pikachus.... More than just this earth, but the much broader galaxy of the imagination in orientation. Here anyone can be whomever they wish, human, alien, and all orientations imaginable, all religions, including those worshiped in the imagination of story tellers of foreign worlds, at least in Cosplay. Sam and I had the chance to hear and meet both the principle producer and screenwriter of Gundam Wing, which has remained one of anime's best anti-war sagas.

I can't think of a more compelling sermon to promote Jesus' message of inclusion and peace than what Anime conventions have come to represent, and the deep messages of humanity to be found in this art form.
It was a perfect Easter.


Easter was originally the celebration of Ishtar, the Assyrian and Babylonian goddess of fertility and sex. Her symbols (like the egg and bunny) were and still are fertility and sex symbols. After Constantine decided to Christianize the Empire, Easter was changed to represent Jesus. But at its roots, Easter (which is how you pronounce Ishtar) is all about celebrating fertility and sex,


“The miracle is not to walk on water. The miracle is to walk on this earth. – Thich Nhat Hanh”
― Jeff Foster, Falling in Love with Where You Are

I like the Ishtar comment but is there anything to back up these claims?

The origin of the Easter festival is disputed and the Ishtar story is probably just a nice meme. Does seem clear though that Christianity adopted pagan spring practises for Easter. Have a look at these articles:

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/belief/2010/apr/03/easter-pagan-symbolism

http://www.debate.org/opinions/did-easter-come-from-ishtar

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