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Religious Experiences:

Some people believe in God because they have had a religious experience. This convinces them that God exists. There are four main types of religious experiences;

Numinous Experience: An experience which completely amazes someone and oftern inspires awe and wonder. Usually words are not enough to describe the experience but it leaves a person aware of a being greater than themselves.

A sunrise could be a numinous experience.

Conversion: An experience that causes an individual to change their beliefs, ideas or complete lifestyles. An atheist may suddenly become…


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