"I have watched a few interview with the boy that this story is about and his father. In each of the interviews, the father has done much of the talking for the little boy and when the little boy talked you could hear it in his voice and see it…"
"Just got on Amazon.com and read some of the reviews on the book. Yeah, the majority are the sappy, teary eyed, moronic reviews about "how inspiring" and "since we know heaven is real, this description is so powerful....blah,…"
"yeah...nothing like good ol' confirmation bias-but if you try to explain this to them they just give you a glassy-eyed look and don't hear a word you say. I'm not so sure I really believe that we should be a nation where…"
"This has been my point to so many offended Christians lately. Thank you, I agree completely.
There are so many bigger battles that need fought right now, this cross is not even on the radar as far as I'm concerned. Therefore, I have…"
"my (darwin) you are not alone there ... so difficult that they can say literally whatever comes to their minds in these difficult times and yet we have more sufficient answers and are supposed to keep our mouths shut for the "better" ...…"
"Definitely like a link to some of that information. Not challenging you, just always been interested in the topic. Thanks :)
Beyond the "magic" bullet, you might admit that it was a pretty sloppy investigation from time…"
"I will check that study and website out later but I have no problem accepting scientific explanations about what our brain is doing in 'near-death' experiences. There are chemical explanations that would make a lot more sense to me…"
"Yes yes and yes!
In addition to the many other points that add so much suspicion to this so-called "revelation," I can't help but remember how easy it is to get a child to follow a line of reasoning. Ever been with your…"
"And commonplace. Parents would rather tell stories about heaven than admit that death is a part of life. Sometimes death comes too early. Sometimes people suffer painful deaths. Death is not something anybody likes to spend…"
"I agree...if this child was living in an atheist household THAT would be news... a miracle, even. Ha
Children have vivid imaginations and we shouldn't downplay the importance of creative thinking and the love of a good…"
"In fact, a made for tv movie seems almost CERTAIN to be in the offing. Hallmark channel here they go ...
Everything you mentioned above seems like good enough evidence to question (and for us, rule-out) these supposed…"
"This story was on ABC Nightly News a few months back. All I could think about was how much this innocent little boy was encouraged to 'remember' things that really didn't happen....
like the way dream therapies sometimes go off…"
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