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What are the ways that religion fosters low self-esteem and a general feeling of worthlessness?


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2 years ago
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    Lela (Austinstar) 2 years ago

    Oh yea, the song is "Amazing Grace". And it is amazing that religionists firmly believe that a god would who would curse all humans to be "sinners" would then "save" them from himself?


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    Lela (Austinstar) 2 years ago

    This is the truth about religion. They need it to be true to justify their judgmental attitude toward life. You summed up my point very well.

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    Lela (Austinstar) 2 years ago

    Yes, I believe there is a very strong correlation between 'god' and Santa! In fact, the two are barely distinguishable. I think the old "gods" evolved into the Santa figure because of the evolution of the minds of mankind.


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