I recently came across an old African saying that perfectly illustrates the relationship between...
religion: in this case Christianity, and imperialism. It goes something like this...
When the white men first came to Africa they had the Bible and we had the land.
Then the white men taught us how to pray with our eye's closed.
When we opened our eye's we had the Bible and the white men had our land.
It a wise statement.
Judaism, Christianity and Islam have a violent history of condemning the beliefs of others and imposing their beliefs on others. Sometimes they do this cruelly even by killing. Some of them are still doing this today.
The question then is, why should the pagans listen to these groups about God, when such groups have committed such ungodly acts in the name of God.
It is man that has done GOD wrong. The better question here is why do you judge God by mans deeds, As you said it, the white man came and help them self’s in other words, God only wants us to love one another and to help each other.
by jeserem 5 years ago
What is a Menses Pot?I came across the term menses pot recently - what does it mean?
by Captain Redbeard 5 years ago
I just read a post from someone stating that Christianity is based on the Bible which stands to reason, "If Christianity is based off the bible then that means it would have never come to furition since the book would never have been written because no Christian would have existed before...
by mich89 10 years ago
wats the name of that movie it came out recently with a killer who has two personality's his...and his wife's
by misskatebaxter 9 years ago
I came across this looking for an ashram in India. I ideally would like to stay somewhere that...provides yoga, meditation and ayurvedic massage/herbal remedies, however I cannot find one without luxury. I want something basic and cheap (and genuine). I'm sorry if this is inappropriate to ask of...
by Diana Grant 5 years ago
Clearing out a kitchen drawer I came across a kitchen implement I didn't recognize - what is it?It's quite small (about 2.5 inches high) and made of plastic, and looks clean and unused
by Justin Choo 10 years ago
I came across a hubber who has no hub but the accolades show one that states her hubs have been...read over 1000 times.Strange. Any comment?
Copyright © 2020 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
HubPages Inc, a part of Maven Inc.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|