PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
MorningStar
 
Comments: 57
Article views: 1111
 
 
Latest Badges:


 
View all MorningStar's badges.
 

Afterlife

11 July 2012, 15:09

"Give me a chance to be that person I wanna be
 (I am unbroken, I'm choking on this ecstasy)
 Oh Lord, I'll try so hard but You gotta let go of me
 (Unbreak me, unchain me, I need another chance to live)"

As expected the challenge to the theists ended mostly with drivel and no real substance to the questions posed. I would have expected an intelligent response to try to save a soul. I am spiritually blank, fuck me, you guys didn't even try. And yes, according to the good book he took seven birds and clean animals on board but was only responsible for delivering two, the excess must have been food and for the altar. I am going to to try something these godbots failed miserably at and provide an explanation for the parable of Noah's Ark. Strangely enough, the creationists don't even know where their 6000 year old Earth comes from, well guys this should explain it. The Ark was built with 3 levels and many theists believe each level represents 2000 years, from Creation to Abraham, Abraham to Jesus, and the final one being Jesus to the End. Seriously WTF?

Another view is that the ark represents Man's spiritual journey, from darkness to light, accepting our base nature represented by the animals and then rising above it. The crow is the key to the story (the crow is an integral part of all cultures) as it did not die but continued to live. Huh?

The crow did what carrion does, it fed on the dead bodies floating on the water, feasting on the smorgasbord of flesh available. It is obvious that the crow would have gone for the softer parts first, the eyes and tongue, starting to get the message?

The elephant in the room, what does the crow represent?

The crow represents the good book itself (black cover and white pages), or as some others believe, Organised Religion (the priests/ministers/pastors wear black clothes and a white collar). From this point of view it would appear that the good book is speaking against the religious institutions who use it to pursue their own agenda, what the fuck, you didn't see that curve ball did you?

Maybe you don't understand the message at all?

What is the ark and what does it represent, what message were the ancients trying to send to future generations?

Bear in mind this story pre-dates the Abrahamic religion.

Was this a warning about organised religion?

Was this story hijacked by the theists to further their own agenda?

Definitely.

Remember to think and ask questions before you drink the grape flavoured Flavor-Aid.

By the way has anyone seen Jim909 lately?

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.
 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
57 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Read more from our Users

Moderately about moderation

I don’t know about you, but I became involved on this “forum” because of boredom. I was missing the conversation with people different than my family. Read more...

2 comments 15 views
Submitted by
Brillianx Mpe
Does digital migration mean the d...

Technological industry has seen profound developments over the past decade which one may see as posing a threat to traditional media. Read more...

0 comments 31 views
Submitted by
Sayed Ridhwaan
Muslims Assist Cape Fire Fighters

Local Religious Based Organisation Cape Town Islamic Educational Centre (CTIEC), have launched a campaign “Donate Halaal” that will assist the rescue personnel and fire fighters who are battling a blaze on Cape Town’s south peninsula since the weekend.  Read more...

4 comments 134 views
International Women's Day: Honour...

Commemorating International Women's Day by honouring Gauteng Women making Difference in our communities; be it in townships, suburbs, villages, informal settlements, workplace, business, media/social media.  Read more...

0 comments 36 views
Submitted by
Gale McAll
Fireman lit from the fire

5am this morning I ventured onto the mountain slopes in Noordhoek Read more...

4 comments 221 views
Submitted by
Fired up
Psychological Man- cultural model...

How many times have your heard someone utter six of the most un-profound words of today in the hope of settling an argument?  Read more...

4 comments 86 views
 

services

E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on your iPhone Get News24 headlines on your iPhone.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

Blogs Your opinion on you, me and everyone.

Calais Website keywords automated by OpenCalais.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2015 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.