RE: virus: Religion of the future
Fianna Likayvi (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Tue, 20 Apr 1999 22:53:06 -0700 (PDT)
Just feel like putting my own two cents in on the
I personally think that religion is more of an safety
hold, I suppose one could say. Not many people are
able to cope with a thought that there may be
absolutely nothing after life, that their life's
struggles, goals, and accomplishments are for nothing.
For all I know it may be a conspiracy thought up by
some primitive government to help enforce laws. 'If
you behave nicely, you'll get a cookie' sort of thing.
Eh.. been laying in bed all day, mind isn't up to a
- Dr Sebby <email@example.com> wrote:
> well said....it always seems to me that religion is
> usually just a
> another means(and a viscious one at that) of saying;
> "i'm a member
> of this self-glorifying group..if you aren't, youre
> going to 'hell'
> and in the meantime, we'll treat you like a bastard!
> to 'megaphrase' what our dear 'Chisty' just said.
> Just another, "us -
> them" phenomenon...a pitiful side of our animal
> >From: Zloduska <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >Reply-To: email@example.com
> >To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> >Subject: RE: virus: Religion of the future
> >Date: Tue, 20 Apr 1999 20:38:42 -0500
> >Richard wrote:
> >>No, I think religion is about getting along with
> other people. =)
> >If the opposite of everything is true (and I think
> it is), then isn't
> >religion also about dividing people?
> >Or, does putting up multiple fences help a person
> get along easier?
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