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Kaitlyn Rodriguez

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Paradise at last!

Many different religions believe in life after death, and living in a heavenly paradise. Some believe in an earthly paradise. John Lennons "Imagine" speaks of a an earthly paradise. Books and movies may display paradise. But if you could imagine it for yourself, what would your paradise be like?

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    Jun 26 2013: I like the Gnostic gospel of Thomas where the disciples ask, “when will the kingdom of the father be” And Jesus answers. “The kingdom will not be here or there but rather the kingdom is right here and now but men do not see it.” As humans, we are perfectly adapted to our environment. We have a world of riveting challenges; it can even be exciting. Paradise then is the proper mix of hot and cold, good and bad, right and wrong. If it remains interesting, it can be heaven. If your lucky enough to have someone to love then you are definitely there.
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      Jun 27 2013: Very nice. I will definitely look more into that.
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        Jun 27 2013: Kaitlyn: Have you read or watched any of Joseph Campbell's works? Eye opening!
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          Jun 27 2013: No actually I haven't. Is there anything in particular you'd recommend?

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