the spirit of Jesus and the Buddha nature

jesus and buddha cartoon by nakedpastor david hayward

We believe what we want to believe. We see what we want to see. I remember when I first considered, as a Christian, the value of Buddhism. I read up on it. Studied it. Practiced some of it. At first I conceded that a Christian could incorporate some Buddhism. I could concede that there were good Christ-like Buddhists out there. I could even concede that many of the teachings of the Buddha and Jesus were strikingly similar. Once I lived with this for a while, then I could move on to … [Read more...]