. There's a reason most religions warn against selfishness, and this would be it. Janos Desert Mountain, Nevada October 10, 2012 good social experiment. Curiosity of people in spiritual matters is increasing enormously in numbers. It is another case of freedom of choice.
Let's take the tooth out than have it aching. Robert Queens July 16, 2015 This is my second posting on chabad but I do not know the purpose of the site, simple searches have led me here and I like the articles and the comments even better. Seeing sharp differences and cascading conflicts among religions, the assimilation of astuteness, can be accomplished, only through non-religious methods and means, essentially that which is spiritual in nature. In my eyes these are some admirable things for the pros of religion. Consciousness alone can connect with consciousness effortlessly, the moment mind drops, it happens suddenly. But the community is a double-edged sword.
There is nothing wrong with the world. The cross is where love is best played out, a dramatic masterpiece of the high courtesy of heaven: giving His life for ours. Now watch me whip whip Watch me nae nae Want me do it? Thanks Respectfully, Ron Comment by — July 30, 2015 Religions do not cause war or hate. For example, conflict in the middle east can be boiled down to religious reasons. Sense of solidarity can be fragile when it comes to other cultures' interpretation of a common religion. I thought there was something wrong, so I got a book and…I started to learn a little bit the love that people felt for this man.
If religions consider criticisms as a threat, then there is no hope or scope for improvement. There can be more believable results than pure faith religions. Sometimes it is wrong to tell the truth, when it tastes more bitter than poison, religions cannot justify its bloodiest role in human history, So, how much is the worth of religions now? Imperialism helped them secure these bases, giving the country more power to show the rest of the world they were strong and important. Teenage pregnancy, school violence, school shootings, and drugs are only a few among a large array of problems that are on the rise. I have also determined that almost every religion, belief has good and bad aspects.
As for cons, it requires a hypocrisy of reason, stating that all things must be inferred from observation, and yet blindly accepting that there must be a god. Wars are not won by loses, they are won by whoever is stronger. Catholic with Agnostic beliefs Translation: An American Catholic Pros: Provides a community for which a member can partake in. Soon, we all would be memory for few people, so follow cosmic guidance, and put cosmic wisdom to work, life is a lesson to evolve and change. It breaks down the emotions and creates unhappiness in the society most of the times. After a war many people often seek a way to cope with the fact they just slaughtered thousands of humans and as a collective army slaughtered millions. No, it goes right back to Jesus himself Matthew 7:21—23.
Listening to your instincts can result to success. Sometimes this may mean challenging those who claim the same religious affiliation as we do. Also, observed properly, it can give an idea as to how things work spiritually, which would be the purpose of religion in the first place, while allowing science to fill in the rest. Can lend itself to abuses more than most grouping tactics, since religions today are commonly multi-ethnic and multi-national. Without it, murder and theft could easily still be a part of regular society.
You expect a lover, but instead you get a puppy. These all stated because of religion. Lost in a war of words in an argument, proposed structure and order of a religionless world is undermined, and seen as inadequate, unsuitable to cope with the challenges, to change perception, attitude, values and beliefs. To use your example of alcohol, if I were to test whether alcohol was causing inebriation by taking marijuana then start feeling inebriated, that would not prove that alcohol does not cause me to be inebriated only that marijuana does also. Cons: Beliefs taken to an extreme can lead to people like the Phelps family and the Westboro Baptist Church.
Human come to learn different cross cultural aspects with the help of religion The Heritage Foundation 2012. These daily doses of apologetics are designed to arm the reader with short-form answers and tips for delving deeper into any particular subject. To gain supernatural power countries and individual s have been promoting their religion by indulging into war. Flowers of love bloom when seeds of compassion are sown, not by forcing an ideology on people with an iron fist. This debate, however, is no where near a cut and dry issue.
A final argument against the claim that religion causes war is one which is based on opinion and also has large quantities of evidence to back up the point; that war would occur anyway even if religion did not exist. If religion isn't observed properly, science, individual thought, and spiritual growth can be stifled, if not killed entirely. All The Time To Pray The first thing we do When we wake up during the day, Is to always make sure we pray, So we don't end up having to pay. The idea that to have faith is to believe in something more then oneself can be bolstering and staggering in conception. Some people say that it is supernatural thing and the faith towards god is being handled from one generation to the other generations.
Even a fight against terrorism! But I remember…seeing a picture of Che and he had a really warm smile. It is just us humans that cause everything. Put simply, without the pushers there will be little to no users. Conflicts occur in societies in the name of religion when they are related with certain factors such as family, caste and creed, nation and race. Young and the educated are ready to chart out a change in the field of religions. Helps you not be selfish. Mani jack kuching, sarawak, malaysia July 17, 2013 religion is an illusion, created by God to test our faith and wisdom God creates human beings, and gives them colours.