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Old 06-20-2019, 03:53 PM
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Default Do you consider magic demonic?

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I don't know about demonic, but, any attempt to invoke superstitions/the supernatural that is inconsistent with my faith's fundamental theology is a no from me, dawg (other than if done for entertainment/in jest).

ETA: Not to be construed as invalidating other major faith's theologies. I'm talking about horoscope/witchcraft/ouija board/cultist $#!+.
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Define "magic". Like, pulling a rabbit out of a hat?
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I would also look to define "demonic". Are we talking a synonym for "evil"? Or that one believes in the spirits out to destroy all that is good in the world?
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Or that one believes in the spirits out to destroy all that is good in the world?
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Assuming by magic you mean sleight of hand types of tricks, no.

If instead you mean you are literally changing the fundamental nature of the world, I would say yes, but only if it's real, which I doubt.
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As in Strange with a PhD.




Or maybe Strange with an M.D.
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What kind of idiots do you think we have around here?









I mean, I know there are some idiots, but what kind?
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I don't believe in magic.







Well, perhaps in a young girl's heart.
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No. Magic is just a means to an end. "Wouldst thou like the taste of butter?"
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