I Think Religion Is the Root of All Evil

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    I truly do believe in this statement. I hear and see stories and websites about cults and people who force religion such as Catholic's, Christianity, ext. I was raised catholic, but I don't practise it. I think it is pathetic that people just about kill each other because of...
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    Mar 6, 2011

    Atheists Are Saints

    Is it really honest to blame the world's problems on religion? After all, weren't Joseph Stalin, Mao Tse Tung, Pol Pot, Kim-Il-Sung, Fidel Castro and Vladimir Lenin and their ilk sadistic mass murdering atheists? :)
    maxximiliann maxximiliann
    36-40, M
    3 Responses May 3, 2012

    Bad Stuff

    Listen to what George Carlin has to say about it sometime, it's great, I love that guy. Everyone is killing everyone because you don't believe in thier god or cause thier god says to kill you. If there was no religion what would the whole middle east be doing now? Would they be...
    SoMuchToSay SoMuchToSay
    36-40, M
    8 Responses Apr 24, 2008

    Why I Hate Religious Moderates

    I was raised in a Mormon household, following strict guide lines. Such as: not watching rated R or any PG-13 movie that are more crude than Other PG-13 movies, not listening to any songs that contain swear words and staying away from alcohol or any drinks with caffein. We also...
    Joe808 Joe808
    22-25, M
    Dec 28, 2012

    Pandora! What Can't You Do What You Are Told?

    Religion is a doctrine or a philosophy that states the rules and beliefs concerning a higher power. Human emotions are responsible for most of humanity's evils. When you mix religious doctrine with  unstable human emotions - evil (in definition) can procide. In my...
    retiredmother retiredmother
    56-60, F
    7 Responses Oct 11, 2009

    When They Created Their God; They Redefined Evil.

    With the creation of monotheism, you have countless commandments to commit genocide, infancide, rape women and little girls, and torture/kill everyone that will not be converted.  Then the people that do convert but wont confess to false allegations are to be tortured and...
    NoGodsNoMasters NoGodsNoMasters
    31-35, F
    19 Responses Jul 31, 2009

    Religion Is Evil

    I have come to this conclusion by the following logic: If I believed in the Devil, and if I was the Devil, I would invent Religion because I can't think of a better way to sew disention amongst human beings (so called "God's children") than by inventing Religion. The corollary...
    JackOSpratt JackOSpratt
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Nov 2, 2012

    Ignorance, Thy Name Is Religion

    It is not that religion is merely useless; it is sinister. It is sinister by its idle terrors; it is sinister by its false morality; it is sinister by its hypocrisy, by its fanaticism, by its dogmatism, by its threats, by its hopes, by its promises. Consider it under its mildest...
    Godfree110158 Godfree110158
    51-55, M
    1 Response Mar 21, 2011

    Was The Holocaust Preventable?

    I am "anti" evil, corruption, greed, murder, robbery, rape, etc. I believe in teaching people to be totally self sustainable and to defend themselves! If the faithful Jewish people targeted by the cowardly, spineless, nazi regime were taught by their religion how to defend...
    tmajor tmajor
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Jul 31, 2011


    If we wish to end the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, we need to know who created Israel and why. In 1917 British Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour penned a letter to Zionist Second Lord Lionel Walter Rothschild in which he expressed support for a Jewish homeland on Palestinian...
    46-50, M
    Nov 3, 2012

    It Really Hurts Like Hell Teehee Xd

    I use to be Christian when i was younger, and i really didnt care about what people practice or what they like to do as a hobbie. But things started to change when the abuse started and i always prayed that soemthing would stop that person from hurting me. nothing.. nothing at...
    BlueScarlet BlueScarlet
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 25, 2011

    The Root Of Evil

    The root of evil,Religion,Causes more wars,Unrest than anything else,Divides people,I think it's the root,Of all evil.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Jan 23, 2012

    Religion is evil, it may give succour to some,

    give them an imaginary framework to pin their lives to, and give them some longed for imaginary "meaning", but it's still the main force for evil in the world. It's true some people appear to do good because they are religious, but they do good because they are good people, not...
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    1 Response Dec 31, 2013
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