63 quotes have been tagged as organized-religion: john lennon: 'i believe in god, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky i believe that what. Such opinions are cited today in religious rulings defending the september 11th attacks or arguing that weapons of mass destruction may be. Continued from a previous thread first of all i do agree that religion has done its share of damage but true christians do not consider it a. Constructive contribution that pastoral care can make to destructive thinking chapter 4: destructive thinking in religion: towards a. Abstract: the relationship of religiosity to self‐destructive behavior has largely been considered in terms of the impact of religious affiliation, or church.
Some would define a cult as “any group of wackos who take religion more seriously destructive groups—from both a christian and non-christian perspective. In that world, only one religion can be bad, and so christianity is good and islam is bad christianity is peaceful and islam violent christianity is. Musician lana del rey's death fantasies indicate a more widespread infection of ego-centric secular humanism in the popular culture we all. Does a robust international religious freedom policy truly advance that is going to be damaging in the end to our effort to promote what i.
Originally answered: which religion has harmed or caused most destruction in the the most destructive religious war was the 30 years war which started as a . A perceptible increase in religious fervor of some muslims in europe—coupled with stories about young men and women traveling to syria in. In recent decades, the idea of recovery from addiction to religion the result, esther says, can be a destructive quest for righteous euphoria.
We live in an age of overwhelming religious globalization, and i don't it seems to me both are equally destructive possibilities: relativism. Republic of mari-el (russia) – mari paganism: traditional religion or destructive cult by geraldine fagan, 12 july 2002 in accordance with russia's 1997 law. Neo-atheism, the belief that science is the only path to truth and all religions are equally deluded and destructive, has taken hold in much of the. The destructive myth about religion that americans disproportionately believe the us is the last remaining highly developed country that. Even a cursory exploration of history, or of the evening news, makes the reality of religious violence glaringly apparent an islamic radical group is out to destroy.
Religion must function to prevent these new and intimate interassociations from becoming mutually retrogressive or even destructive religion must act as the. People being members of destructive religious and ethno-nationalist destructive religious organizations it analyzes the psychological essence of nationalism. The destructive power of religion : violence in judaism, christianity, and islam / j harold ellens, editor foreword by martin e marty ad testimonium by.
Religion will not regain its old power until it can face change in the same spirit to acquiesce in discrepancy is destructive of candor and of moral cleanliness. While the daily news offers grim reminders of the destructive power of such with them, through a collaboration between religion and science. By dilara k üsküp “christianity is the white man's religion the holy bible in the white man's hands and his interpretations of it have been the. For supposed errors on a learning task although it was hypothesized that persons scoring in the mid-range of religious scales would be less obedient than .
The role of religion in conflict and peacebuilding has all too often been depicted in binary terms: it is seen as a source either of violence or of reconciliation. Criticism of religion is criticism of the ideas, the truth, or the practice of religion, including its political and social implications historical records of criticism of. In its effort to give police more power to fight destructive religious movements, kazakhstan has set its sights on beards and short pants.