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I fell out of faith as a Christian because of Mark 11:23-24 when Jesus says that God will grant us whatever we ask as long as we have faith. I did, I prayed, no new girl, no new car, and thus, no more Bible studies.

This is likely another instance of extreme hyperbole, meant to highlight the power of trusting in God (along the lines of Paul’s statement that he can do “all things” through Christ who strengthens him in Philippians 4:13).

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