posted on Sep, 29 2012 @ 09:13 AM
reply to post by Josephus
A painting based on our understanding of Adam and Eve - which means our understanding is so much less than perfect, why do we even bother? And by
extension, all the rest of the Bible. We pretend to understand so much, and yet we really understand so little. And then we lord it over each other
because we have this overwhelming need to convince ourselves that everything will be fine if we just do what we do best. Namely, subservience.
I am thoroughly ashamed to be a member of the human race...because between violence and passivity, we will choose which ever gives us the most
rewards. We only start playing Mother Theresa after we discovered how beneficial it could be to ourselves. Hell, we only behave because we're afraid
of this so-called "Satan". Whatever happened to being good for being good? What if being good would send you to hell? Would these people still act so
righteous, or would they change their tune that quickly?
These are the questions that plague me as I ponder Christianity. And to this day, no one has really answered me. Therefore, I stand by my
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