The Curse of Religious Indoctrination

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Jonathan Edwards suggested, in Treatise on Religious Affection, that religious ecstasy can manifest from the influence of God, the Devil,or by ones own effort. Edwards write that the only way to discern its origin was through observation of the individual outcome. How one behaved during or following the ecstatic experience determined the source. Likewise any internal transformation exhibited would also indicate from which…

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Brooks Park

Mystical Hedonist; Drug Geek; Psychonaut. Prone to irreverent social commentary.