After surrendering your will through indoctrination, repetition, and meditation, the ability and faith to ignore contradiction is now physiological. Hardwired neuropathways are the problem.
Spectral evidence is the foundation of religion.
Physics tell us that matter is comprised of 99.9% empty space. If there is a god and this is his doing, he has used the least amount of resources to create the most amount of misery.
Hall bath done
Those of us that lived the gospel with devotion wound up leaving after gaining knowledge about the details of the faith, while apologists who continue preaching it as truth have yet to live it. Their disgusting behavior is proof they only know the words.
Religious sidetracking and indoctrination stunts the learning potential of some of the greatest minds.
Demanding freedom and autonomy, then in the next breath giving it away by subjugation to a god that monitors their every move and thought is a contradiction in ideals.
The key to understanding the mysteries of god is unbelief.
I believe the full term is, Love thy neighbor as thyself, which says a lot about their self respect considering how they feel about others.
Faith is only hope to live again. Religion plays a psychological card that every animal and element already possess—the desire to carry on. But in the end they have no more surety of that happening than you or me, and they know it.”
Gods are reported by their believers to give humans free will to choose. (Or is that a bait and switch going on?) Half of the worlds religion is administered by force. The other half used to.
The system of religion naturally leads to more torture, division and violence, and the decline of such things has been because of less religiosity, not more.
Christianity naturally has led to the most amount of torture and misery (whether intensional or not) if on purpose shame on him, if by incompetence, some perfect deity? Of course whoever set it up couldn’t see the horrific outcomes, or they could.
Unchecked religion naturally leads to misery, torture, and divisiveness. Not in pockets led by an errant masochist or two, but widespread in every hamlet around the world. It continues to be the end result of uncensored religion.
On Goupthink; people in groups become more extreme in their point of view.” This is why when people leave Christian faith they become decent again.
Religion contains things one would never believe if they didn’t believe it themselves.
Talking out loud to no one is a form of mental illness. Talking under your breath in prayer to no one is also a mental illness.
Master bath with home-made barn door.
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