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"Did you know that God is a girl, and his name is Eris?" Simple words from a friend I knew long ago that changed my outlook on things.
I was brought up in a strict christian house, attending a strict christian private school. But something always seemed off, the whole idea of god sitting up there giving a shit what anyone did or didn't do seemed silly. Hes god! He knows everything, sees everything, loves everyone, so why did he care if I ate a steak on friday?
After many years (Sophmore year in High School), I finally convinced my family to get me the fuck out of the private school I was in. Just for asking questions and looking for my own answers, I was "doubtful" and a "troublemaker". Well, so be it.
When a good friend finally asked me about Eris, the whole thing clicked. God is what you make of it (the concept), and for me, I saw that chaos and disorder are just as necessary to the human experience as happy puppy-dogs-tails. Under pure order, we stagnate. Under pure chaos, we tear ourselves apart. Truth and life are in the balance, in the coin itself, not one side or the other.
Episkipos Enos Shenk the Jesus-Stalker, KSC's Blog
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Posted on October 30, 2008 at 6:55am — 1 Comment