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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 god is god thats it

My Beliefs

I believe ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator in the bible
My most powerful moment of belief was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator when i see my little brothers and sisters
My greatest moment of doubt was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator when my grandpa died
My spiritual life means... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator that if i believe in the one true god and jesus that i can get to heaven
The biggest misconception about my faith/belief system is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator that we all are a bunch of up tight prudes
My spiritual role model is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator jesus
The tenet/practice/teaching I appreciate most about my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator the ten commandments

My Faith History

As a child I believed ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator in what i believe now
My spiritual journey has been ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator long and hard fought
I was raised as ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator christen
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 no

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 every other sunday
Does your family practice more than one religion or faith? If so, how do you blend the traditions? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator no
How easy or difficult is it to live your faith? Why? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator very easy
In my house, the thing that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator the cross
The song/book/film that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator the passion of christ

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 separate
Should courses about religion be taught in public schools? Why or why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator yes because the public school system should allow all faiths to be practiced because there is a thing called freedom of religion
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 they are books aren't they?
Do you feel comfortable discussing your faith with others? Why/why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator no it is weird just going up to a person and saying hi I'm a christen how about you?
Do you feel that you have a duty, because of your faith, to put your beliefs into action? What are some of those actions? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator yes and no, like standing up to injustices
Are religious beliefs compromised by engaging in politics? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator yes
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 i don't care about other religions and i don't talk about my faith to other people that are of other religions.

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Published October 11, 2010

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