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The Five Biggest Contradictions in Fitness

Itís no secret that when people contradict themselves, it has the effect of making the flaws in their actions or statements seem glaringly obvious. But what about when WE ourselves get caught contradicting ourselves by someone else?

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    Yes, there are spelling mistakes in there....thanks to the alcohol.
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    "Mainly christians....I myself am not religious and dont have ties to any religion"


    There is no period at the end of your sentence.

    "I am sorry...call me an idiot but it still doesnt make sense to me. How can Jesus, who was in human form...be the human son of god? But then later in his life he proclaims that he IS god... "

    There is no coma after "call me an idiot" as there should be. Do you notice anything else missing? I do.


    "Sorry...I know some of you have explained it...but it still does not make sense to me"

    An English professor would not like all of the "...". Also, there is no period at the end of your sentence.

    I went through two of your posts quickly and found those. I suppose your errors in punctuation are the result of alcohol too, huh? Now, you wanna lighten up about grammar and spelling? (Yes, I know "wanna" is not a word...like I care when I'm typing on the net if I make a few errors)


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    i go by this motto:
    god makes the rules rite, thus god can change the rules...
    think of a computor software programer, then u change the software slightly to fit u,
    software programer=god
    god can do what ever god wants cuz he decides what the rules are, he could have made us all immortal, but he didnt, cuz that would get boring and repitative (dont forget over population)
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    Shane, the Bible WAS edited in its original language. Its only been the past 500 years since its been translated into various other languages. So even the original language version is not the 'original' copy.

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    Lev, true it has been manipulated a bunch of times but most bible scholars take that into consideration when studying and interpreting the bible.

    Lev, if science has the big bang theroy, what started it? Something had to start the explosion so what was there to start it and how did it get there? Explain that.

    Muscle, whats up with the people who don't believe in a God thinking that science is soooo much more logical and holds more truth than a God does? Correct me if I am wrong but science hasn't explained how the world came about. So its not that logical is it?

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    Originally posted by TreeTrunks
    Muscle, whats up with the people who don't believe in a God thinking that science is soooo much more logical and holds more truth than a God does? Correct me if I am wrong but science hasn't explained how the world came about. So its not that logical is it?
    My point exactly.

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    Originally posted by TreeTrunks
    Muscle, whats up with the people who don't believe in a God thinking that science is soooo much more logical and holds more truth than a God does? Correct me if I am wrong but science hasn't explained how the world came about. So its not that logical is it?
    I think a scientific approach is much more logical than basing one's beliefs on a book.

    The reason science hasn't explained how the world came about is because science doesn't know. I'm one of those people that will openly admit that "I don't know". Why is it that many Christians seem to believe that someone who doesn't follow a specific "religion" is a big-bang nut? These generalizations lead to lots of problems.
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    Those are the 2 most popular opinions out there, for the sake of time I'm not going to list every single theory out there and why its credible v. why its not, thats just ludicirous. This isn't a thread to turn in your doctorette(sp?) thesis.

    But gyno the point that muscle made and that I strongly agree with him on is why do people who don't believe in religion, and believe in science, think they are right and people who put there faith into a God are wrong. Yeah I believe that science is credible but they don't have the answers for everything, at least relgion has a logical explaination of things, at least to me. I just can't buy that the world was created from an explosion, how was that explosion started? An explosion can't happen from nothing, something had to be there in order for it to explode, thats just not logical IMO.

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    Even with the big bang, Einstein did say the further he looked into this the more he believed in a creator. But, I would like to know why science is more logical when really the whole concept of creationism is nothing more than a theory because it cannot be proven with hard evidence...
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    Originally posted by TreeTrunks
    But gyno the point that muscle made and that I strongly agree with him on is why do people who don't believe in religion, and believe in science, think they are right and people who put there faith into a God are wrong.
    Uhhh.. Don't you believe that people who follow Christianity are "right", so to speak? Do all other religions and those "Big-Bangers" all end up going to hell? No, I know that you aren't directly judging them, but according to your doctrine, that's the way it goes. And you're going to accuse them of being bias?

    Yeah I believe that science is credible but they don't have the answers for everything, at least relgion has a logical explaination of things, at least to me. I just can't buy that the world was created from an explosion, how was that explosion started? An explosion can't happen from nothing, something had to be there in order for it to explode, thats just not logical IMO.
    Something had to be there in order for it to explode? True. But if I remember correctly, the Big Bang theory has a concept that almost all explanations of origin do. Something had to exist ALWAYS. In the Big Bang, the theory (again, if I remember correctly) is that a huge explosion occurs, spreading out matter. Gravity will then slowly pull all objects together again, causing enough heat and compression to ilicit another "Big Bang". So it happens all over again. And this has happened for eternity. Now, if you're going to tell me that that doesn't make sense, think about the origin of God. Hasn't he always existed? Eternity. Something humans can't fully comprehend. But that's how long God has been around. So how can you say that believing in an eternal God is all that much different from believing in an eternal Universe? There's not much difference, really. The whole "what started the Big Bang" question can be neutralized by asking "what started God". Again, I don't believe either of these theories (God or Big Bang) are the full explanations of existance. The full explanation is a big ole' whopping "I don't know". And that'll prolly be my answer for the rest of my life.
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    Uhhh.. Don't you believe that people who follow Christianity are "right", so to speak? Do all other religions and those "Big-Bangers" all end up going to hell? No, I know that you aren't directly judging them, but according to your doctrine, that's the way it goes. And you're going to accuse them of being bias?
    Lets not generalize now, problems coem from that. Where in the world did you get that I said that? Where did I say that? Where was hell mentioned?

    Btw, what do you believe in?
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    Okay. You want to play this game, I'll just ask you straight up instead of having the questions dodged.

    According to your beliefs, what happens to a Muslim when they die?
    According to your beliefs, what happens to a Buddhist when they die?
    According to your beliefs, what happens to a Christian when they die?
    According to your beliefs, what happens to an atheist when they die?
    According to your beliefs, what happens to a Satanist when they die?

    And as for what I believe in, not really anything. I asked all the questions, the answers always came back with 100% uncertainty. I still ask the questions, the answers are still the same.

    "I don't know". And that's how I'll answer most of these questions.
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    Straying not far off base, I like Gyno's explanation. Then though simple math, there have been and there are going to be an infinite number of civilizations like ours and otherwise...though the environment needed to create life is rarely found, the fact remains that it has happened once at least, and with the universe infinitely expanding and contacting, scattering matter and condensing it, there has to have been earlier life that was destroyed in the eventual condensation of matter, if not before. It's kinda a funny thing to think about. But also remember the laws of conservation of mass: matter cannot be created or destroyed should clear up any kind of big bang theory problems.
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    Conservation of Mass.. Useful tool for 99% of problems. But with the Universe, remember that matter CAN be destroyed or created.

    e = mc^2

    But even in that case, it means that matter/energy (the relationship) says that there's always something out there.
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    Like I said before, my "jesus" or "god" is found within myself and others, especially family and friends. I don't finde the need to base any of my faith upon anything in writing or anything that I don't have empirical evidence of. Although I may have metaphysical beliefs, even the most strict scientist has them. You can't avoid a belief in the metaphysical in one way or another because there is no way to view yourself or others extrospectively...that's the single reason why nobody can prove or disprove any kind of faith.
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    true. the universe is a funny thing...I love all of these anti-matter and negative mass theories.
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    Gyno, I wasn't even talking about the after life bro we were talking about creation, don't know where you were bro. No questions dodged , and no "games" played. Just wondered where you got after life from creation but anyway since you asked. According to my beliefs, its not up to me to deciede where they go. I know thats not much help but you can be a christian and still go to hell. I know you want me to say 'they all go to hell' but thats not it. I think they go to where ever there religion dictates.

    Think about this, im sure you know this already but, there are numerous religions that believe in a central being that created all, they just have different names for him.

    You beleive in nothing? You've never wondered where life came from? Or what happens when you die? Knowing you I can't imagine that you would never have thought about that.
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    Your points are one of the main reasons that I DON'T believe in a supreme bieng.
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    As far as where did God come from? No one knows, no one will know, its a question not meant to be answered, IMO. None of these questions, either side, can be answered with a definitive answer. The original point made by muscle4christ was why do non-religious people think they are right when people who believe in something are wrong?

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    Why is that lone? That why I DON'T believe in science. It doesn't offer legit answers to my questions. Religion does. And I shouldn't and I will not go into why.
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    Originally posted by TreeTrunks
    Gyno, I wasn't even talking about the after life bro we were talking about creation, don't know where you were bro. No questions dodged , and no "games" played. Just wondered where you got after life from creation but anyway since you asked. According to my beliefs, its not up to me to deciede where they go. I know thats not much help but you can be a christian and still go to hell. I know you want me to say 'they all go to hell' but thats not it. I think they go to where ever there religion dictates.
    Did you not say that you were a Christian? Certain generalization should be put aside, but by claiming that you are Christian, you do throw a single concept out there: That you believe that Jesus was the son of God.

    That's the qualification for being a Christian. Now, you also follow the teachings of Jesus, do you not? His primary point was that if you follow Jesus, and believe that he is the son of God, you will enter his kingdom in heaven. If you DON'T believe that, you face the alternative.

    No, I didn't want you to say anything. But I preferred you answer the question the way you did, instead of saying "They go to hell, they don't, etc". I love the whole "I don't judge people" bit. By claiming to be a Christian, you are saying you believe that following Jesus gets you to heaven, not following him sends you to hell. So, tell me again.

    According to your beliefs, what happens to a Christian when they die?
    According to your beliefs, not your judgements, but the teachings of the man who you claim IS God, what happens to a non-Christian.

    And also according to the bible, NO Christian will go to hell. If they do, then they were never a Christian in the first place.

    Think about this, im sure you know this already but, there are numerous religions that believe in a central being that created all, they just have different names for him.
    Exactly. So why is the Christian god correct, and the Big Bang theory incorrect? They are both proclaim an eternal, unstoppable, and completely uncontrollable supreme force. Maybe they are both wrong? Or right?

    You beleive in nothing? You've never wondered where life came from? Or what happens when you die? Knowing you I can't imagine that you would never have thought about that.
    You must not have read my posts very well. I totally wonder where life came from. I totally wonder what happens when I die. The thing is, I've fully examined these questions. I've actually searched hard for them. And what I've found is that there is no answer. Hence, I don't know where we came from, and I don't know where we go when we die. I'm not going to jump on some belief system just because I need answers to those questions. I'll just continue to ask them.
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    I just can't base my life around metaphisical concept. The idea that virtually every religion is so different, yet they all have the same basic story (creation, a serpent, a flood, etc.) just makes me think that they all were derived from some original text and stemmed off of that, molding the beliefs to fit their way of life. That original text was most likely an ancient epic such as Gilgamesh, that I have talked about before. I've also indulged myself in science...that alone was enough to make me agnostic. Every time a philosopher or religious expert tries to sort out all of the inconsistencies, redundancies and contradictions of a religion, they go off into a hard to believe explanation. I've pretty much given up on trying to prove any kind of idea true or false because of what i mentioned in one of the above posts about the extrospection.
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    Also, as to where God came from. There is no question not meant to be asked. If you don't ask it, it's because the question is pointless to begin with or you are scared of the answer. Ask where God came from, and the only answer you'll ever get is "He's always been there." Now, if you can buy into that concept, I don't see why science's explanation of the matter/energy always being there is so difficult. Again, I'm not taking the Big-Bang theory's side. I just don't see why some people call it incomprehensible and nonsensical when they themselves believe in something so similar, yet they extract an entire moral system from it. The pot calling the kettle black, so to speak.
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    "Exactly. So why is the Christian god correct, and the Big Bang theory incorrect?"

    Well I thought you would have figured this out by yourself. Its all one God is what im saying. Different relgions have different ways of practicing it, I mean look at christianity you have baptist, methodists, and catholism to name a few all are christians but have completely different ways of practicing that religion. Thus, no particular religion is the correct one, I believe. I think the big bang is a sham because where dod the explosion come from? What was there to start it and how did it get there? There is a theory that God started the big bang. Point is no one really knows, no one will know maybe in the after life they will. That is the answer to your where do you go questions.

    Based on what I've seen and felt in my life I can't say there isn't a God. To me there is a God, a supreme being that created all.

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    Those same questions can be applied to god, is what I think Gyno is getting at.
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