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How Do You Imagine God?
God in America and USA WEEKEND Magazine are partnering to explore Americans' images of God.

How do you imagine God? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator he is all powerfull and creater of everything and it will be great to see him in heaven some day

My Beliefs

I believe ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator in christ as my savior and redeemer
My most powerful moment of belief was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator at my confirmation in front of the church
My spiritual life means... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator a lot to me and my family which is why i think we are so close
My spiritual role model is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator my grandma

My Faith History

As a child I believed ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator the easter bunny and santa were real
I was raised as ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator a lutheran
Are your beliefs or practices different from your parents? If so, how and why? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator from my mother no but my dad was raised baptist and sometimes goes to churcfh with my family now

How I Practice My Faith

Where and when do you practice your faith? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator at church at school and at home by praying chapel and small groups
How easy or difficult is it to live your faith? Why? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator easy since i am surrounded with lutherans every day
In my house, the thing that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator is the cross hanging up in the dinning room

Religion & the Public Square

What should be the role of religion in politics? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator it should be left out since religion is a choice
Should the Bible, Torah, Quran or other religious texts be taught as works of literature in public schools? Why or why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator not in public schools that is why there are private schools
Is interfaith dialogue important? Why or why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator yes because it is the real world you will not talk to just lutherans yur whole life
Do you feel comfortable discussing your faith with others? Why/why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator yes since i go to a lutheran school and i believe what i am saying
Has 9/11 had any impact on your thoughts about religion? Are you more/less interested in learning about other religions? Do you feel more/less comfortable expressing your religious beliefs? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator no it has not changed my thoughts i do like to know abot other religions but just enough to talk about them not teach about them

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Published October 11, 2010

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