Does religion encourage people to be anti-achievement, anti-success, & adopt a poverty mindset?
Absolutely not. But by generalizing religion you make the question an absolute 'no.'
I guess if you specified a religion you'd get better answers. I'm not an especially religious person, but the infamous 'protestant work ethic' certainly ran as a major theme in my family. And my family has folks that went from poverty to middle and upper middle class.
by Grace Marguerite Williams4 years ago
What causes MANY people to adopt an anti-achievement and anti-success mentality,not ever wanting toimprove themselves educationally nor socioeconomically, just being content at their station in life?
by Grace Marguerite Williams3 years ago
middle, upper middle, and upper class parents wouldn't think of doing to their children in terms of their children's socioeconomic success, education, and future achievement?
by kaloomba6 years ago
Too often I see that people want to blame religion alone for causing wars. However, I believe that ignorance and a lack of education or knowledge is behind everything from poverty and jealousy, to crime and all-out war....
by Evan G Rogers7 years ago
Hey all,I always hear people saying "the republicans are evil! Democrats are the heavenly angels who will save us from poverty!!", and then the common retort is "Bah! Democrats spend all our money and...
by kriskorner7 years ago
How would you encourage your child to embrace middle school and not be afraid?My ADHD (non-medicated) daughter is afraid to enter middle school. The size of the school, not making friends, cant find her classes, what...
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