His father is a pastor for christ sakes and has been raised with the idea of going to heaven.....and now his parents are whoring him out making money off or it! Is it just me or is this looking more and more like another Marjoe?
What's really funny about this is... Certain yoga systems are about leaving your body while living and traversing the inner planes..(Heaven/s) They do this on a daily basis. But because these people aren't christians it doesn't make the news and is of no interest to anyone.
In sant mat, for instance, its the whole point of the system. You learn to rise above body consciousness and meet your master inside who takes you up through the various planes and subplanes from the physical, astral, causal or mental, supramental, spiritual or freedom. Fear of death is disolved because you have already experienced what comes after on a daily basis.
yes, all this is silly, but these kinds of experiences are common. Does this mean that heaven is real? no... I think it means that our neural architecture is the same. We have these types of experiences because of our neural architecture and it might explain a lot about why 'inner' experiences have some similarities and some significant differences.
Christians tend to see christian imagery.... hindu's see hindu imagery... etc... people see what they expect to see.
Here's a link to different ordering of the various planes, heavens from similar sant mat groups.....
The typical satsangi (sant mat practitioner) hearing about the details from this kid would say.... 'He's had an inner experience but not a very high one, big whoop'
My point in posting this is that phenomenalogically these kinds of experiences are possible.. I've had them myself. This does not mean that the 'interpretation' of this type of experience is 'THE TRUTH'... The fact that people from different faiths have inner experiences CONFIRMING their particular interpretation of heaven and what comes after tends to confirm my idea that these experiences are due to the architecture of the brain that all humans share...than to the existence of different supernatural realms and Gods for each religion.
I don't get my news from CNN most of the time, and I'm glad I haven't, because if she is s'posed to be a reporter, and this isn't a religious segment, then I'd be more pissed at her not doing her job, and pressing him on it, raising the question that he could have easily fed all of it to his child, to make a buck out of it, which he is, and all of it is merely a favourable lie.
This kinda reminds me of the balloon boy hoax that happened about a year ago. It's incredible what some people will do to get attention, using their own children like that.
A horse with rainbow colored hair? Rainbow Dash? I think this kid just had a trip to Cloudsdale. Who knows, it sounds just as probable as him meeting Jesus and seeing angels.
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