I Love Religion

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    I never thought I would say this a couple of

    years ago as I was raised to go to mass and do things I didn't really want to do. I viewed religion as being boring and redundant and I never really understood why anyone would want to be a part of one. That is, until I started to really learn about religion. In college I took...
    CharlieAff CharlieAff
    18-21, F
    Jul 14, 2014

    Re-ligion Means Re-unify

    Re means to do something again. Ligion means to unify. Religion is present all over the world. Frorom the beginning to the beyond the end. from religion springs every type of science and law. It is religion that has elevated mankind beyond the other animals. To the gods. To have...
    Matua Matua
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Feb 11, 2008

    Totems

     I read a book on the anthropology of religion and it introduced a concept that was at once obvious, but seemed to fly past the heads of every atheist or religious person I've heard discussing it. Totems. Totems are things which stand for other things, in a symbolic sense...
    Honir Honir
    26-30, M
    5 Responses Oct 26, 2009
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