God wants us to know him. In particular, she does seem to be quite evangelical or fundamentalist in her beliefs, specifically about her religion being the only right one, and the only one that provides a path to heaven. What is the norm for evaluation of its worth and accuracy? Because of this question, people believed in the existence of the spirits. My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me. And absolute propositions are neither true nor false. Mica Hi Mica, Thanks for your comment and question.
Religious differences don't always spell doom for relationships, but they can lead to arguments and tensions. Do your parents want you to pursue a specific education, career, and eventual marriage? Rather, sacred books about getting people to believe in God, stop sinning, and live a good life instead. Determine which religion will be followed on a regular basis. Doing this will help you figure out what type of life you want to live with your partner without all of the outside noise. Hi Marlyne, Thank you for your kind words.
These assumptions, concepts and premises, 1 are presumed to be true, i. And if you aren't open minded enough to accept each other's spiritual orientations, you are certainly not fit for marriage. Have a great relationship and don't make religion such a big deal. True spirituality is possessing the Holy Spirit of God as a result of receiving salvation through Jesus Christ. And yet, you will still have to make up your own mind, based on your own conscience. Mica Hi Mica, As you probably realize, some of your underlying questions about your relationship and your boyfriend are ones that only God—and time—can answer. Islam teaches that there is one supreme deity, who is worshiped through good deeds and disciplined religious rituals.
I really love her and hope that things will work out between us. What caused people to form a belief and a religion? The problem is that religions are man-made and over the years, we have come to believe in these religions than in God himself. People say love fades eventually and religion is the foundation that makes things easier for a family. These are derived from the specific concepts of the individual or from group behavior or ideology. I am going through the same crisis with my girlfriend who is a devout Christian. And learning patience and mutual respect is not a bad thing. Give to the needy; 4.
It's an hour of my time. Those sorts of people will have other serious problems in a marriage as well. When the time is right, God will lead you to someone to love who shares your values and your perspective on life, and who will love you because of your open-minded beliefs, and not in spite of them. What is the reason s to justify those beliefs? No human on earth can change it. I am in love with a Hindu boy who does not have a problem with my religion at all and the same with me. Avoid them like the plague. So that our family could be happy.
One of their responsibilities is to act as a spiritual guardian for the child. This absolute belief is from revelation. Meanwhile, we do wish you well as you move forward with this relationship and consider whether it is the right one for you and your boyfriend. . God loves spiritual fruits than religious fools.
I asked him how his parents would take it hearing about me. For this purpose, this article will go through very general but essential items. All who came before me are thieves and robbers, but the sheep did not listen to them. One source estimates that this option is chosen by about 40% of intra-faith couples. One more thing: The two of you should not get married if each of you cannot sincerely say that you could live together and love each other for the rest of your lives even if neither one of you changes the way you think and believe. It gives a paradigm of reality for a particular society. For I brought you up from the land of Egypt and redeemed you from the house of slavery, and I sent before you Moses, Aaron, and Miriam.
Converting from one religion to another is an extraordinarily big step and should not be taken lightly. Back to the main issue, I would suggest that you have patience and keep your eyes and mind open. But I fear God, I fear the Church. Again, if you can't do this, then now is the time to get out of it. And since the ancient Israelites were very prone to idol worship and to worshiping other gods, as seen frequently in the Bible narrative, the commandment was very strict, and the punishment severe. I personally feel yes our children should know both religions so as to be fair with my husband.