Originally Posted by TRBG
Mag, Not sure I get the truth without reality question. Are you asking is there truth in God even if there is no God?
Nah. I meant, for me, there is truth in myths (psychological, emotional), even if the myth didn't happen. Men don't come back to life and breed (Osiris), or "ascend" (Jesus). Really. But what is the meaning of ruling a spiritual under-or-overworld after physical death?
Jesus told parables. Going deeper, perhaps his whole life is a parable someone made up after reading the obscure theological rantings of Paul of Tarsus. Christianity is rife with pseudo-history.
Love withers under constraint; its very essence is liberty. It is compatible neither with envy, jealousy or fear. It is there most pure, perfect and unlimited when its votaries live in confidence, equality and unreserve. -- Shelley
A standing prick hath no conscience. --Bill Shakespeare
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