Re: virus: Faith and Reason

William Roh (
Wed, 12 Nov 1997 12:22:06 -0800

Wade T.Smith wrote:
> >As a theist I think that as a child of God I have a connection through Him
> >to everyone else. As a Buddhist I know that I need no priest to accomplish
> >my own enlightenment.
> >
> >If the atheists can find the same connection, then we are on the same wave
> >length even if we have the opposite belief.
> You all seem to forget that atheists have a direct connection- there is
> no middle man involved....
> And we're trying to get you onto this information superhighway, but you
> keep showing up in Volkswagen microbusses....
> 'There are no vehicles needed!' we shout. But the volume level of your
> hymns forbids you from hearing us.
> *****************
> Wade T. Smith
> | "There ain't nothin' you
> | shouldn't do to a god."
> |
> ******* *******

my feelings exactly, but i would state them differently. basically, i
feel no need for the inner happiness, i AM happiness.

As my favorite band X.T.C. put it.

-people say "join our religion, get to heaven" i say "why bless my soul?
I'm already there!"