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  •  Good for you. You made a hard (0+ / 0-)

    choice.  I'm not sure what you mean by "the divine", but it seems to me that the feelings you get about that are all generated by your own brain. Therefore, wherever your brain goes, so goes your connection with that "divine" thing. Actually all that is just imaginary, you know, but whatever floats your boat.

    •  Imaginary? Neuroscience is actually (0+ / 0-)

      tracking the faith part of the brain.  I would say more tuned-in, like a quality radio receive.

      "Since when did obeying corporate power become patriotic." Going the Distance

      by Going the Distance on Fri Mar 08, 2013 at 06:06:18 PM PST

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      •  Yes, there is a sort of "faith" area of the brain, (0+ / 0-)

        but is it not "receiving" any information from outside. When that area of the brain is destroyed by stroke or other reasons, the person loses their ability to "believe" or conjure up the "faith" feelings and emotions they had before.  This has been documented.

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