In a survey of thousands of people who reported having experienced personal encounters with God, researchers report that more than two-thirds of self-identified atheists shed that label after their encounter, regardless of whether it was spontaneous or while taking a psychedelic. (1)
Feeling God changes you.
We humans try to understand whether this feeling corresponds to something ‘true’ or not. What we do not understand is that this doesn’t matter!
It is us who formulate what is real. Is it our mind which shapes the universe. It is our soul which dictates the fate of existence. No, you do not see God when you encounter Him. You see yourself. Because you are already One with Him. And that is what modern people are mostly afraid of: encountering our own Self.
We are afraid of him.
We have banished him into the depths of our unconscious.
We want to kill him.
And only when we truly encounter him in his naked glory…
Can we see that He actually loves us…
At the end, it is not feeling God that changes us.
It is God feeling us that changes Him…