do you think there is something called evil, exists in this world?
Definitions of evil on the Web:
* morally objectionable behavior
* morally bad or wrong; "evil purposes"; "an evil influence"; "evil deeds"
* that which causes harm or destruction or misfortune; "the evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones"- Shakespeare
* having the nature of vice
* the quality of being morally wrong in principle or practice; "attempts to explain the origin of evil in the world"
* malefic: having or exerting a malignant influence; "malevolent stars"; "a malefic force"
adj., e·vil·er, e·vil·est.
1. Morally bad or wrong; wicked: an evil tyrant.
2. Causing ruin, injury, or pain; harmful: the evil effects of a poor diet.
3. Characterized by or indicating future misfortune; ominous: evil omens.
4. Bad or blameworthy by report; infamous: an evil reputation.
5. Characterized by anger or spite; malicious: an evil temper.
1. The quality of being morally bad or wrong; wickedness.
2. That which causes harm, misfortune, or destruction: a leader's power to do both good and evil.
3. An evil force, power, or personification.
4. Something that is a cause or source of suffering, injury, or destruction: the social evils of poverty and injustice.
You tell us.
How would you call all the killing around the world ? What is the name for deformed born babies ?Hunger in Africa ? 9/11 ? Irak ? etc. etc. etc.
By its generally accepted definition, yes I do believe that evil exists - and that any human is capable of evil.
But, I do not believe that evil is any related to any sort of spiritual party - basically, I do not believe in the devil.
I also do not personally define 'evil' by religious definition, e.g. 'sin'. There are good and bad, and every living person is capable of doing both.
Man has always the free will to do bad and good, but when man chooses evil, he/ she is deviating from the common sense, from the human nature and morality... Evil is what we create not what hits us... Why do we have Hitler and at the same time we Ghandi for instance? They both chose and decided...
The NightStalker, Richard Ramirez, was evil. He was compelled to do evil. I frightens me to think that there are people in this world who are compelled to hurt people.
ok, is that evil or just the absense of goodness?
is there any one who own the hell and tries to steel the souls from earth and heaven
Arun, take a lokk around. Yes the world is full of evil, and the best of the best as well.
Human nature.. we all have a dark side.
the old question again!
if there is an evil, who created it? God
then God too have an evil side in him.
.. and who created god would seem a fair question. Also a good explanation of how Adam and Eve's children got to populate without incest etc.
God created evil...and the devil...He's a prick...or just make believe...
I am in China now !If you are willing to date with me ,It's my pleasure !
Well move to the USA and get out of that commie country!
well ,I am a student now .I have a plan to study abroad to USA.Maybe we can have a date in that time .well.Don't you like China ?If that's true ,how to like me ?the different cultures between us ...
China makes good stuff. Most everything I buy says MADE IN CHINA.
well.That's great.I like my country.And also like USA .The most stuff of your country are more expensive here in my country.But i also buy them.Beacuse I like them just like i like you !
That is because of the unions in this country. People make too much money here.
That's all right.Expecting your more discussions . I will support all the time .
Thanks babe. I recently became single. I am free!
Evil really exists. If it didn't the world would have been a better place but we must agree that we are largely responsible for it by allowing our greed overshadow our conscience.
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