I Am Sick Of Religion Being Used As An Excuse For Violence

God and Religion are never an excuse for violence, if you can't handle that then you seriously need to reconsider your beliefs. 717 People

    The Devil Made Me Do It....

    No wait!!!! It was God!!!! If religion is supposed to be this good thing that society needs, why do so many people see it fit to use religion as an excuse for murder and hatred? Is it simply because saying that you are doing a bad thing for a good reason makes the bad thing seem...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 15, 2009

    Rant On The "missionaries Of Hate"

    I recently watched a documentary on hulu called Vanguard: Missionaries of Hate. For those who don't know, "The African nation of Uganda proposed an Anti-Homosexuality Bill on 13 October 2009 that would, if enacted, broaden the criminalisation of homosexuality by...
    MissVenom MissVenom
    22-25, F
    Jun 5, 2010

    Its laughable when people

    who claim to be religious commit such horrid acts.
    LazyApe LazyApe
    36-40, M
    Jan 26, 2015

    Where The Hell Do I Start On This One?

    Why is it that if a set or group of people enact violence, they can claim "religious reasons" and it is okay?  Doesn't religion teach peace?  WTF people?  God isn't violent!  Even YOUR God isn't violent, stop speaking for him when you say we all have to...
    Parthenopeaigle Parthenopeaigle
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 30, 2010

    So today in my government class we watched a

    video about a group of Muslims in Georgia who wanted to build a mosque, and the negative reactions from the rest of the community because of groups like ISIS. That made me so angry. I have a huge issue with hating people just because of their religion. So here is my message to...
    BroadwayDreamer16 BroadwayDreamer16
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jan 12, 2015
    TheAnonymousTroll TheAnonymousTroll
    16-17, M
    Nov 5, 2014

    Pat Robertson: Obama Should Listen To 'Fellow

    Africans' On Gay Rights 3 days ago Curtis M. Wong Deputy Editor, HuffPost Gay Voices It's an unlikely proposition, but if Pat Robertson had his way, President Barack Obama would make a 180-degree shift in regard to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights. In an...
    padraig17325 padraig17325
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jul 30, 2015
    WatchOutItsKyle WatchOutItsKyle
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2014

    I don't follow any religious dogma

    or abide to any one religion, but am presently studying the philosophy's of many of todays and yesterdays religions. God made man and man made religion. Egotistical men, now and through out the ages have used and abused the , so called, word of God as a means of control and...
    abweta abweta
    46-50, M
    Mar 23, 2016
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Dec 27, 2015

    I am an atheist. I believe in the chaos theory.

    but to come to that decision I sat there and I reaserched each of the mainstream religions, I went to different places of worship and I met a lot of people. I can honestly say that every religion I looked into had some factors I liked and factors I didn't. just because I don...
    GWSandwich GWSandwich
    22-25, M
    Nov 4, 2014

    I don't believe in god

    or anything but I still hate when people manipulate others into fighting there wars in the name of there god.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 27, 2014
    DarkKnightSoldier DarkKnightSoldier
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 24, 2016

    by all means I completely respect peoples

    religion's and beliefs but we are getting more and more extremists we need to put an end to it.
    xchloeannex xchloeannex
    18-21, F
    Jan 27, 2015

    I'm Roman-Catholic and I'm ashamed of my other

    believers and other religions that they try to force their religion onto other people and for violence. It's ridiculous, like even the Bible says you shouldn't >:(
    LindavdB LindavdB
    18-21, F
    Nov 4, 2014
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