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When one dies, a connection can remain

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I think it's likely that if one has a deep and meaningful relationship with another person who dies, that some sort of connection remains. So, it would not surprise me at all to discover that such deep connection can result in moments of crossover at what I think of as 'thin places'.

Thin places are those places (physical and temporal) where/when the separation between the concrete world and the spiritual world become becomes very tenuous — especially during profound spiritual experiences. I think it would be okay to try to contact the dead as long as it was not for a negative purpose or using damaging/dangerous techniques.

Deb Conklin
Deb Conklin
Rev. Deb Conklin’s wheels are always turning. How can the church make the world a better place? How can it make Spokane better? Her passions are many, including social justice in the mainline tradition, emergence and the post-modern and missional church.

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