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Is it possible to make my own religion?

so i'm pretty anti-religion but I decided I wanted to make my own. I'm not sure if it is possible. Technically I am a Christian but I want my own.

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All the others are made up;
no reason for you to be left out

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Sure you can make your own , just don't expect too many followers if any .

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Totally possible, and fun. Just invent a divine being that is a reflection of your own pre-existing beliefs, and never take ownership of them ever again.

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No u can't! Ur Christian and u want ur own religion?! Who's the god? U? Nope...

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well clearly you go to church
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He can believe or disbelieve in whatever he wants.And make a new religion if he wants. (Unless it's a very violent religion or supports illegal things)
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I'll follow your religion, what's it called?

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dunno yet
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any ideas?
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track69-ism
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lol
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Of course it's possible. But anything you come up with may already be taken by some unpopular religion or cult. There are literally thousands of religions across the Earth.

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Very good point.
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It's possible. People do it all the time! It may be viewed as cult like though

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Sure, they are usually called cults.

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Religion is defined as an organized, or codified, system of belief. Creating ones own belief system is neither difficult nor unusual. Simply define what it is you choose to believe, set specific guidelines and SHAZAM, you've arrived.

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Excellent! My point exactly. Star
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Why not, L. Ron Hubbard did, made a mint on it.

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you can.and hurry up!!!

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Sure

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Yes,but sometimes it depends on what country you live in.You can believe or disbelieve whatever you want and you can totally make a new religion people do quite a bit. Just don't have it support illegal things or very violent stuff.

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All I say is the church of the flying spaghetti monster. Research that haha

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Yes, is is possible, just ask:
Jim Jones, Jonestown, Guyana
Joseph Di Mambro, Quebec, Canada
Heaven's Gate , Rancho Santa Fe, California
David Koresh, Branch Davidians near Waco, Texas

Elite02, Earth, Milky Way

Just another name on an ever expanding list.
What starts out as teaching Love, Peace, and Prosperity, somewhere gets turn the wrong way.

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Why didn't you include the three Abrahamic religions in your list? They all began and continue to promote hatred, war and division.
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Yes, but don't just make it just because you can. You should actually have a strong belief in this religion and you need something to "back it up". You can't just be like, "I like cheeseburgers...we shall worship it because of salt."

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Its not possible to technically be a Christian,. U r either following christ or not. If u want to make up your own, you r certainly not choosing to follow Him. You cannot serve 2 masters.

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Only if it's possible to literally make your own beliefs of what is true and what meaning there is to life. If it is to be an honest expression of your beliefs regarding ultimate truth and propose then u've "made" your own religion and in this way we all have our own. Also, as Lolo says no one is 'technically' a Christian...it's first and foremost a commitment of the self to Christ.

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People do it all the time...without even trying.

But technically, if you were a disciple of the Lord Jesus, according to the New Testament, you would not seek any but Christ. By definition...of what it means to make Christ Lord.

Colossians 2:6,7
Luke 9:23; Luke 14:33

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Of course it is. People do it all the time. The most recent best known man invented 'religions' are Scientology and Jehovahs Witnesses. Mormons are another. Theres also some idiotic spaghetti god thing. Pastafarianism or some such nonsense.
If you are truely a Christian then you should know God forbids worship of any other god. Perhaps youre claim to Christianity isnt that true really. If you truely know God then you love Him and if you truely love Him you dont want to hurt or anger Him by worshipping a false god, even in pretend.

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What about this thing that has brought peace in Northern Ireland?
Martin Luther was a Catholic who never invented a Religion but his ideas were used to have one.
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Aux, Mormons are not a man made religion. It's the same exact church Jesus organized during His ministry. It was restored through Joseph Smith, a young uneducated humble boy of 14 years of age. It was a long process of many years of authority being handed down. I believe he is a true prophet of God just like the prophets of old. We went through a long period of apostasy after Jesus death but it is restored back to us.Joseph was chosen. He did not wish all the persecution on himself. He knew what he saw and he couldn't deny it.
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Yes of course.

1; Write your business proposal properly
2; Have a descent capitol
3; Do not try something completely new. Example traditionally the Church was a group of people in a meeting, Christian meeting or worship, Peter the rock on which it was built. Christ himself. Later require a house. Then play around with words and people's mind and call it heart. Like congregation , assembly and so on
4; Be a good speaker or orator or preacher
5; Call yourself some fancy biblical name. Avoid Pope, priest, pastor, apostle, minister or a mullah.
6; Target youth and rich elderly people
7; And good luck

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Of course you can make your own religion. How do you think Christianity came about? How do you think Islam came about? How do you think Scientology and the LDS came about? As long as you believe in some kind of god, you've got yourself a religion.

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All we need is another religious offshoot. Why can't you just have your own idea without wanting to promote it? If your belief benefits you why can't you stop at that? Your God is suppose to be personal right? To who?

As soon as you conceptualize an idea, you place an expectation on it for you and everyone around you. And no religion fits in with the reality of this world, why? Because this world is completely impersonal. Lives are taken, changed and altered because its beautiful as it is cruel. Religious people think God saves them or has an influence in their lives, well what about all the other people suffering and praying their hearts out, but are still being brutally murdered, raped, molested, or starving etc? Religion is self orientated "I'm special, My God, My people" Its an in-group mentally. You want your own rules and own group, its about control, or else you would just hold your own belief.

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Well if at any point you decide to fight over your belief you are on your own. Religion treads on the lives of others who have nothing to do with it. People still have to fight and fear for their lives when religions Gods cause war. It affects all of us. Clean your best friends body parts out of a truck first, then decide whether you want to start a religion. The pure fact there are so many offshoots of Christianity shows how much people agree. Read where it comes from (mythology) then go from there. Why isn't being a member of of the human race enough? So if you want power and prestige then go for it, that's what religion is. Least be honest about its intention.
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If you consider yourself Christian, then the most important thing to figure out is how God wants us to live our lives. He provides how to worship him and how to be a Christian through his word the Bible (Isaiah 48:17,18). Too many people want to worship God the way THEY want to. That's like a child telling a parent how they need to be raised. A Christian religion should be based on the Bible. If teachings are not based on scriptures then they are man's thoughts, not Gods.

To find out more about what Gods will is for us, see the link below:
http://www.jw.org/en/bible-teachings/questions/will-of-god/

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What is it called I am just like you . Here is an idea it is based around loving everyone , and you believe
in rencarnatoin

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I guess you can try. It would be a false religion.

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There would be no authority
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Sure there would be: elite02 and his/her conception of the divine.
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I defy you to prove that elite02's divine entity does not exist and did not create the universe.
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Oky doky!
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May I ask why you are anti-religion? Humans were created with a spiritual need so we have a natural desire for religion. At Matthew 4:4 Jesus explains that God is the source of what is vital to our life. Thus we need to find out how God wants to be worshiped. Jesus explained that not all worship is acceptable to God (Matthew 7:21-23, Matthew 15:7-9) Jesus gives us some insight at John 4:24. True worship is thus based on Truth about God’s will (1 Timothy 3:15). We have to take in knowledge of God and Christ (John 17:3). This knowledge draws us closer to God (James 4:8), motivates us to obey Him (1 John 5:3) and puts us in line for life (John 3:36). Jesus said: “Each tree is known by its own fruit” (Luke 6:44). So we have to examine religion carefully before we trust it with our spiritual life. By what fruitage is it known? Do its members adhere to Bible principles? Jesus said his disciples would be identified by genuine love (John 13:35). There is a distinction between true worship and false worship (Malachi 3:18). True worship provides real purpose and answers life’s important questions. Visit JW.ORG for information or to view a brief video that answers “Why Study the Bible?”

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yes if you got follows but world will not support all as bible or other region!

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Its obvious that your ego is just as the god of this world wants it to be. False teachers dressed in sheep's covering have really screwed up the minds of this worlds' so called christians. If you're serious read the gospels and see what Christ Jesus actually taught and did. Don''t be suprised if you see a stark contrast in what your minister teaches and does?

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