Mystic Experience and Conversion

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last posted April 6, 2014, 6:33 p.m.

A conversation started today about the role of religious experience in conversion:

I'm going to weigh in on this whole debate about the character and meaning of religious experience as soon as I have a religious experience.
— @ayjay, Mar 10 2014

So why am I a Christian at all? Because I am utterly compelled by the character and personality of the Jesus I read about in the Gospels.
— @ayjay, Mar 10 2014

Click the permlinks to see the whole discussions that followed from those tweets.

Alan Jacobs is an author and Professor of the Humanities at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.

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