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Is Life after Death for real?
    #1285670 - 02/06/03 02:08 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

I got a little worried today. I thought to myself, what if religions only purpose is to protect humanity from the fear of death? That would be terrible. That would mean that when we die, we experience nothingness, like the time before we were born. I dont like the thought of me becoming nothing more than a pile of dirt. How can exist when my physical mind is being eatin by worms? Or is there more to it? Can I still be around after I die? Not in physical form ofcourse. Like in the form of energy?

I used to always go to church and deep down I truely believe in God. I just thought how depressing it would be if it were all false, but I guess that wouldnt really matter once I was dead. I'm sure I'm not the only person that's thought about this before, so enlighten me. I've accepted the fact that I'll be dead some day and that's fine, but wtf will happen afterwards? I live my life to the fullest and treat others as if they were me, so I'd say I'm a good person. Worthy of heaven? Someday I'll know, or maybe I wont, who knows? What if being a "good person" is pointless (in the end) and I'm just a member of a species of animal that happens to have an overactive imagination? What if we are all just brainwashed into believing?

My existence boggles my fragile little mind.

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1285735 - 02/06/03 02:24 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

From a previous post of mine, maybe you didn't see it though:

"From what I've seen, two ideas are psychologically deep-rooted in man: self-protection and self-preservation. Makes sense if you want your species to survive. But we have developed concepts out of the instincts. For self-protection man has created God, on whom he depends for his own protection, safety and security, just as a child depends on its' parent. For self-preservation man has conceived the idea of an immortal Soul, which will live eternally. In his ignorance, weakness, fear, and desire, man needs these two things to console himself. Hence he clings to them deeply and fanatically. I do not identify with those things (God, Soul) or pretend to know "THE ANSWER". There is nothing wrong with saying I Don't Know. Actually, I find it a most honest answer. I just want to live an enlightened life (strive for knowledge) and die with no regrets or attatchment. Amen..."

I realize my way isn't the only way, but this is where I'm at right now.

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1285755 - 02/06/03 02:28 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

If you find yourself fearing nothingness after death, think of this: you'll be dead and you won't know. You'll just be an inanimate object, contributing to the soil. Nothing great, nothing horrible, just nothing.

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1285760 - 02/06/03 02:28 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

Didnt Santa teach you?
Be good FOR goodness sake!

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1285844 - 02/06/03 02:52 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

think about it next time you eat mushrooms.

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1285877 - 02/06/03 03:00 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

MushMaster Has great advice!

Also I suggest reading here! Start with the poll thread that still New and youll see why.
There are many wise folk here, and strange old creatures..if your really quite you may even hear a strange gnrm sound!

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1285890 - 02/06/03 03:03 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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That would mean that when we die, we experience nothingness




If this is the case, you wont care!

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1286017 - 02/06/03 03:38 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

Death? What's death?


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: 3eyedgod]
    #1286101 - 02/06/03 04:02 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

'When you die, you become your website."

-Terence McKenna quoting someone else


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: ]
    #1286102 - 02/06/03 04:02 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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think about it next time you eat mushrooms.




I've never tripped before. Im in the process of starting a grow though. I hope I dont remember this thread, it would be a freaky experience I'm sure, or a good one?

What do you think will happen when you die?

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: ]
    #1286116 - 02/06/03 04:05 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

That would mean that when we die, we experience nothingness

If that's how it it, you should accept it. You can't change what happens to you when you die.

Or you could slowly become bionic as your body dies so that you can live forever until there is proof of an afterlife.

:tongue:


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1286132 - 02/06/03 04:09 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: World Spirit]
    #1286153 - 02/06/03 04:15 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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...for the Being that created all that you see and all that you can think.




I hope that being truely exists

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1286215 - 02/06/03 04:31 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1286218 - 02/06/03 04:32 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

Death is a part of life
Life and Death a universal cycle
All things are recycled and reborn
Do not fear Death, be comfortable with death
For it is life that concerns you now


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: World Spirit]
    #1286247 - 02/06/03 04:38 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

The closest thing I do to "praying" is think in english to straighten-out my objectives.


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: Strumpling]
    #1286276 - 02/06/03 04:46 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: World Spirit]
    #1286300 - 02/06/03 04:53 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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I don't know if you can call that "close" to prayer.

An act of communion with God






Wouldnt that be cool if you could have two way communication?

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: World Spirit]
    #1286346 - 02/06/03 05:10 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

I said closest thing to a prayer.....

OK allow me to rephrase: "I don't pray. Its simply indirect thinking."


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1286406 - 02/06/03 05:25 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: World Spirit]
    #1286467 - 02/06/03 05:39 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

So how do you know your prayers are doing anything?

Is it because they come true when they're actually realistic prayers that you follow-through with yourself?


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1286478 - 02/06/03 05:42 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

Don't worry about life after death, YOU'LL BE DEAD!


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: Strumpling]
    #1286632 - 02/06/03 06:22 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1286647 - 02/06/03 06:24 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

What awaits beyond death is the great unknowable, otherwise known as the GU. Actually I just invented that.

I was once taught, in a religious setting, that hope could lead to belief could lead to knowledge. So if I hope there is an afterlife I can come to believe it and then to know it for myself. This now seems completely illogical to me.

But I take heart in the thought that whether there is more after this life or not--my actions, my choices, while here, should be the same. What brings peace here would bring peace "there."


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1286736 - 02/06/03 06:59 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

How can you experience nothing if you are dead? Experience is a factor of conscious thought. Either you are dead and it won't matter much, you are in heaven and happy, or are in hell and burning for eternity.

I think the concept of heaven and hell are simply out there to encourage people to live a life in which they contribute to the lives around them in a positive manner. This positive manner is measured by creating the greatest happiness amongst the people.

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: Joshua]
    #1286795 - 02/06/03 07:10 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

Joshua:
This positive manner is measured by creating the greatest happiness amongst the people.

Despite the difficulties measuring this, very nicely put.


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: World Spirit]
    #1286903 - 02/06/03 08:16 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

You're distancing yourself from nature if you think you have to go through "God" to think such thoughts.

and why are you giving "God" all the credit when it's YOU who's responsible for all this?

EDIT (Addition) OK I'm done with these Enter conversations.


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1286926 - 02/06/03 08:28 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

Well dude, yes it would suck tremendously to have something like not being resurrected after death. Personally, I think when we're dead, we're dead. Its a part of nature. If I were to die right this instance, YES, I'd be pretty damn disappointed. But the fact that we all die sooner or later and the factor of it could be fate just makes it seem natural. You can worry bout dying all you want, it'll prolly drive you nuts if you do it too much, it kinda got to me, but then I got over it and came to this conclusion.

EVERYBODY only has one life to live. So while you're living that life you might as well LIVE IT. Do everything you want to do, see the world, take chances with women, and so on. GG ALLIN is a perfect example of a man who lived his life. GG died in his 30's. What GG ALLIN did in ONE YEAR was the equivilent to what 100 people did their whole life time. That is fucking living, but he was crazy, but a hero(very sick one) but a badass nevertheless.

Just live your life day to day and don't waste it b/c sooner or later you'll be old

I hope what I said helped,
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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1287114 - 02/06/03 11:57 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

I think it unlikely that the mystics belonging to all of the universal religions have all been wrong, and only the materialists are right. Materialism is a fairly recent perception anyway.

There is nothing to be afraid of if the experience of death is like losing consciousness in sleep of anaesthesia. It is a deeper concern or fear, buried in the deep unconscious that death leads not to mere cessation, but to 'Something Else.' The anxiety is about just what the nature of that Something Else might be. To complicate things, the state of being that one is in when one dies - not just the thoughts and feeling at the moment, but one's established moral constitution - is THE determining factor of which Realm one finds oneself.

It is obviously true that our existential person of mind-body composite perishes, and the Christian message about the imperative to Love, is based on the assertion that the Divine Nature is Love (1 John 4:8). Only God can dwell in God, so essentially, only our Love passes into God. The degree that we identify ourselves with being Love not only 'dispels all fear,' as the Good Book says, it also makes us aware of Eternal Life (not immortality or life-after-death). Eternal Life is experienced in pure Love, even here and now. It alone survives the experience of death. We must Love consciously, meditate on Love (Agape/Compassion), identify with Love because our [Eternal] Life depends upon it. Of course...this is ONE take on the subject - mystical Christianity, so the choice will be yours ultimately.


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1287187 - 02/07/03 01:28 AM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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I thought to myself, what if religions only purpose is to protect humanity from the fear of death?




As if it's not?  :grin:  :tongue:  :laugh: 


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: Demon]
    #1288550 - 02/07/03 10:46 AM (21 years, 4 months ago)

Interesting.

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1300410 - 02/11/03 03:13 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)


To me, this argument boils down to two possibilities. 

1.) Our "soul" is a collection of electric signals in our brain.  When we die, the conductor of those signals (our brain) dies, the signals stop shooting, and we break down...just like a TV that is unplugged.

2.) Our soul is something tangible...something currently unexplained in the laws of physics, electricity and human physiology.  When we die, this "something" goes somewhere.

I personally lean towards #2.  I think our soul is more than electricity...I think it is a form of energy that we currently cannot perceive with our 5 senses.  Our reality is based on sight, sound, touch, taste and smell.  I think we'd be very naive to assume some greater energy doesn't exist just because our 5 senses can't detect it.  We didn't think radiowaves existed until we built machines to detect them.  I do think this energy abides by universal energy laws though....1.) Energy cannot be created or destroyed, simply transferred and 2.) Energy tries to stay in its current form.  Believing this, I think our soul stays intact, but goes somewhere.

Think of it this way.  For every grain of sand on earth, there are a million stars.  We live on a tiny planet revolving around ONE of those stars.  We are tiny, miniscule creatures living on that planet, limited by our 5 senses.  How can we possibly have any fucking idea of what the story is?  I liken it to a bacterium on a petri dish in a lab thinking he knows what's going on.  He knows little about the lab, nothing about the building the lab is contained in....and has no idea about the motives of the scientist...the guy who put him there. 

I hope to one day meet "the scientist", and maybe take a tour of the lab :smile:

Viking

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1300411 - 02/11/03 03:13 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

double post

Viking

Edited by Viking (02/11/03 03:23 PM)

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #1300635 - 02/11/03 04:47 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

For those of you who are truly serious about this subject....I recommend you read one of Sylvia Browne's many books, "Life on The Other Side"....This is an amazing book...If you like John Edward from "Crossing Over", You will love this book....Sylvia Browne has the same gifts as John Edward, but to a higher degree....She is on Montel Williams every wednesday of this month Febuary....Please do check her books out =)


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: SkorpivoMusterion]
    #1300645 - 02/11/03 04:51 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

Please don't mention such charlatans again... their names alone bring me indigestion.


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: Viking]
    #1300654 - 02/11/03 04:57 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

well said Viking well said




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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: Viking]
    #1300659 - 02/11/03 05:00 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

The "soul" is nothing more than a process. A light is on until the current is shut off.

The true beauty of life is that it ends. Quit being egocentric and accept that.


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: Viking]
    #1302476 - 02/12/03 10:57 AM (21 years, 4 months ago)

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I think our soul is more than electricity...I think it is a form of energy that we currently cannot perceive with our 5 senses.  Our reality is based on sight, sound, touch, taste and smell.  I think we'd be very naive to assume some greater energy doesn't exist just because our 5 senses can't detect it.




Oh, how true...now consider the possibility of more dimensions than just your three spacial ones and that fourth dimension "time." If this were true, (and I'd say I'm 99.999% positive that it is) then the possibility of our soul being real increases dramatically. You made some excellent points and I just wanted to show how very feasible your second explanation could be with multidimensions that our brain can't perceive.  Just some more wood on the fire...by the way, great post. :grin:

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: Sclorch]
    #1302913 - 02/12/03 01:48 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)


I take it you subscribe to my first definition of what a soul is.  If it was nothing more than a collection of electric signals, then you're absolutely right...machines break down and the signals cease to exist.

I personally think our souls are of a higher order than that.  Either they assumed that higher order the moment we were born, or our early thoughts (electric signals) formed them...until at one point our soul became a self aware organism (a la SkyNet in Terminator :smile: ).  Regardless of their method of inception, I believe they exist after our physical bodies wither away and die.  There is more to mankind then eat, fuck, die.  The theory of natural selection would have you believe our main goal in life is to propogate our species, after which we rot away.  While I do believe in natural selection, there are several holes in the theory.  Yes, we multiply, we adapt, and the strongest of us pass on our genes to the next generation.  What Darwin couldn't answer is WHY organisms do that.  If all we are are eating, fucking machines that die, why the constant need to propogate our species? 

There is something more to our existence.  There is no way we formed from lightning striking random molecules...no way in hell.  This is the current evolutionary theory as to how life started.  Think about the odds of a bolt of lightning striking random matter until an amino acid is formed.  Then the odds of lighting striking that particular amino acid until another is formed.  Then lightning striking again and again until that forms a protein strand.  We are organisms with TRILLIONS of cells working in sync...countless strands of protein...I refuse to believe we came from lightning.  Something greater than us wants us here, I have no doubt about that.  I don't believe that something will let our souls vanish into nothingness. 

I don't believe we got to heaven or hell.  We wouldn't serve much purpose on the grand scale of things "chilling out" and doing whatever we like to do best.  Maybe our souls go to another dimension...maybe they're recycled...who knows?  I just believe they go on...long after our corpses are worm food.

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The "soul" is nothing more than a process.  A light is on until the current is shut off.

The true beauty of life is that it ends.  Quit being egocentric and accept that. 



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Re: Is Life after Death for real? *DELETED* [Re: MarkostheGnostic]
    #21014600 - 12/22/14 10:25 PM (9 years, 5 months ago)

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: Lakefingers]
    #21014655 - 12/22/14 10:37 PM (9 years, 5 months ago)

His post is much older than your post. Just accept it and carry on. :tongue:

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    #21014705 - 12/22/14 10:46 PM (9 years, 5 months ago)

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    #21015079 - 12/23/14 12:07 AM (9 years, 5 months ago)

I figured you were aware of the dust on this thread. I was just playing on the age credibility thing. I appreciate where you took the argument, and your recent presence here in general has been refreshing for this lurker.

To me, part of the appeal of laying things out here in relative permanence is that we can come back to these fleeting thoughts at any point (before death :tongue:) for a critique and to plot the progress of our minds.

And to be fair, that post hails from a time when spirituality and philosophy and anything marginally related were all smooshed into one forum. I can't remember what standards of argument were demanded in the forum guidelines at that time.

I see in that post a statement of personal opinion followed by a succinct explication of theological thought, which I generally appreciate from markos, because i'm sure as hell not going to seminary.

I don't know much about neanderthal religion. Care to enlighten me? :strokebeard:

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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: Lakefingers]
    #21015216 - 12/23/14 12:57 AM (9 years, 5 months ago)

We all know that only homo sapiens go to heaven; that's why God erased Neanderthals and Cro Magnons from the planet.


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    #21015279 - 12/23/14 01:30 AM (9 years, 5 months ago)

After you're able to imagine your eyes into various god-like beings and other strangely fiction-like character eyes at will in the mirror you kind of don't worry about this stupid shit anymore.


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    #21015346 - 12/23/14 02:16 AM (9 years, 5 months ago)

Most dogs believe in Dog, the creator of Alpo and cats.


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Re: Is Life after Death for real? [Re: stoner2002]
    #21015490 - 12/23/14 04:33 AM (9 years, 5 months ago)

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I got a little worried today. I thought to myself, what if religions only purpose is to protect humanity from the fear of death? That would be terrible. That would mean that when we die, we experience nothingness, like the time before we were born. I dont like the thought of me becoming nothing more than a pile of dirt. How can exist when my physical mind is being eatin by worms? Or is there more to it? Can I still be around after I die? Not in physical form ofcourse. Like in the form of energy?

I used to always go to church and deep down I truely believe in God. I just thought how depressing it would be if it were all false, but I guess that wouldnt really matter once I was dead. I'm sure I'm not the only person that's thought about this before, so enlighten me. I've accepted the fact that I'll be dead some day and that's fine, but wtf will happen afterwards? I live my life to the fullest and treat others as if they were me, so I'd say I'm a good person. Worthy of heaven? Someday I'll know, or maybe I wont, who knows? What if being a "good person" is pointless (in the end) and I'm just a member of a species of animal that happens to have an overactive imagination? What if we are all just brainwashed into believing?

My existence boggles my fragile little mind.



There might not be anything after death. I don't know if Christ received a divine revelation about this, but I suspect she was talking bullshit to accomplish the necessary goal of turning people's faith away from the world and toward God. As implied by Matthew 27:46, she probably didn't know what happens to consciousness after the death of the body. It's possible that the energy that makes the body sentient is transferred into another material, either by quantum mechanics or simply by radiation. Reincarnation into heaven or the world (hell) could happen by the reversal of this process.


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