Spirits and an Afterlife

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Re: Spirits and an Afterlife

Postby Marcus Minucius Audens » Mon Aug 15, 2016 3:04 pm

I can certainly agree that the current life on this planet cannot subsist forever. When the minerals that we take from the ground are exhausted, then life must change. There are those who claim that the asteroids around us in space have all the minerals we would need for ages to come, howeve, the mining and transportation of those minerals will have to be radically improved before that can be an everyday factor. If there is no change in human reproduction the millions will be hungary and hunger will cause wars. Wars tend to esculate beyond man's abilities to control. The rape of the great forests for the gain of a few, is another factor of concern for the survival of life and a breath of life-saving air. They are the manufacturers of the oxygen that we need to live. The fisheries around the planet are slowly being exhausted and the sea itself is being turned into a garbage pond in some areas. We have only identified about twenty percent of the life on our planet and we have already destroyed much of that with our race to live more comfortable lives. As to spirits, certainly, there are happenings beyond human explanation at the moment. In time we will have the means to explain them. Our minds are wonderful but very fragile instruments, and many things can interfere with them. The actions and visions of the insane, mentally troubled, and those who are temporarily excited by agony and despair are significant elements in finding the answers to these mysteries. We clamor to select those who will represent us from those who lie and cheat us under the table. Where will our civilization go with such individuals in control?

I am very relieved that I live in the declining years of this planet, and will not be around to face the coming changes wrought by religous war, diplomatic stupidity, and material loss. Such swept the European continent hundreds of years ago with primitive weapons and religous fervor. Our weapons of today and tomorrow will be much more effective, while human nature in it's threat to itself of an individual choice has not apparently changed to any degree in the vast uneducated and starving peoples.

Respectfully Submitted;
Marcus Audens
Marcus Minucius Audens
 

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