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There seems to be a movement to dismiss anything proposed by religion outright. But religions are made up of people, and those people have as much right to express their opinions as anyone. You may disagree with their reasoning, but they may also disagree with yours. In the end, all people must be allowed to state their views, or none of us are truly free. That includes Christians, Muslims, atheists, Hindu, Buddhists, and even Jews.
Oh, how easily we can devalue life...
But,to me,it sounds wrong to say that by voting for someone who is for abortion,gay marriage,cloning etc is cooperating with/supporting evil.
It smacks too much of the olden days when religions,especially the Catholic faith,controlled people by telling them they were gonna be damned for eternity etc if they didn't do what the church leader said.
The Catholic teaching is uncompromising on this point,that all who depart this life without baptism,be it of water,or blood,or desire,are perpetually excluded from the vision of God.This teaching is grounded,as we have seen,on Scripture and tradition,and the decrees of the Church.Moreover,that those who die in original sin,without ever having contracted any actual sin,are deprived of the happiness of heaven is stated explicitly in the Confession of Faith of the Eastern Emperor Michael Palæologus.