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Re: Asking Jesus For Intervention Stops Abductions

From: John Velez <johnvelez.aic@verizon.net>
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 2003 15:55:25 -0500
Fwd Date: Fri, 12 Dec 2003 14:32:04 -0500
Subject: Re: Asking Jesus For Intervention Stops Abductions


>From: Greg Boone <Evolbaby@aol.com>
>To: ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net
>Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2003 11:23:49 EST
>Subject: Re: Asking Jesus For Intervention Stops Abductions

>>From: John Velez <johnvelez.aic@verizon.net>
>>To: ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net
>>Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2003 08:57:02 -0500
>>Subject: Re: Asking Jesus For Intervention Stops Abductions

><snip>

>>I don't think mentioning _anybody's_ name, Jesus or whoever,
>>would have stopped what happened to her and her mom that night.
>>Ditto for me and for many other cases I can quote from.

>>Let's make a distinction between those who are 'imagining' they
>>are being abducted and those who are ACTUALLY being abducted and
>>this thread will suddenly begin to make some sense. I resent the
>>lack of distinction between the two here in this thread.

Hi Greg,

You inquired:

>John, it would be of interest to know religious backgrounds of
>abductees. Has anyone got stats on this?

As with many other aspects of the abduction phenomenon there is
no hard data on such a thing. Just as there is no hard data on
ethnic breakdown, male to female ratios, age group preferences
(if any) or _any_ medically based questions involving
experiencers.

Un-answered questions like these and many, many others I did not
list here, is the reason why I'm always belly-aching about the
need for an independent scientific investigation into our
reports.

Questions like the one you ask need to be asked under the
auspices of a formal investigation because of their very
personal nature. There are laws that prevent potential employers
asking about the religious background of job applicants. We're
dealing with sensitive issues here.

Good question... no answers are currently available. And after
thirty + years of abduction reports isn't it a crying shame that
we do not have even the most basic of 'data' collected on a
phenom that affects thousands (if not millions) world-wide.


Regards,

John Velez