I know you didn't ask me, but... I prefer Zen Buddhism because it is a direct way of experiencing "heaven" in the here and now. I don't have to rely on my "faith" to carry me into the promised land, after I die! The Kingdom of Heaven is among us!
Later, Chrs --- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Vince <everythingzen1...@...> wrote: > > That is one way of looking at it, true. But, keep in mind, if I misinterpret a koan, I'm not doomed to spend eternity burning in a pit of fire. > > > > > ________________________________ > From: fitness4u2163 <fitness1...@...> > To: Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com > Sent: Tuesday, January 6, 2009 12:04:11 AM > Subject: [Zen] Re: The Reason For God > > > Vince <There is way to much ambiguity for me. > > > > > So instead you prefer zen buddhism, where every koan is open to > interpretation and most of it is totally undefined and completely > subjective depending on who the teacher is. > > HO HO HO > ------------------------------------ Current Book Discussion: any Zen book that you recently have read or are reading! Talk about it today!Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Zen_Forum/ <*> Your email settings: Individual Email | Traditional <*> To change settings online go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Zen_Forum/join (Yahoo! ID required) <*> To change settings via email: mailto:zen_forum-dig...@yahoogroups.com mailto:zen_forum-fullfeatu...@yahoogroups.com <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: zen_forum-unsubscr...@yahoogroups.com <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/