> That is easy enough to do - There are many religions that can be explored in a big city - try
> Buddhism - A lot of people like it and it does not require the same kind of servitude.
> Bill Roh
Been there, done that. I practiced it for 3 years and did have a few experiences with different states of awareness, but I never felt (as with my christian experience) in the presence of a "personal" being and feeling that it was beaming love energy at me.