Here we examine religious themes in this movie, including: Good versus evil, both inside us and in our environment. SPOILERS! (If you haven't seen it by now)
What was the first religion? - Paleolithic society provides the first evidence of religious belief. Ecological conditions show how it began 100,000 years ago.
The Songhai Empire flourished in the 14th and 15th centuries. During that time, Islam rapidly spread throughout the region, becoming the dominant ideology which it remains to this day.
"The world is not the world when it is separated from God. God must be in the world and the world in God.” —D. T. Suzuki
The swastika is a universal symbol adopted by many religions after realizing the power and auspiciousness associated with it. It is an ancient symbol with use widespread throughout the world. The Indian culture highly values the Swastika and attributes it to good fortune. Having both philosophical...
Is Religion An Addiction? - The psychology and physiology of religion compel a comparison with drug use. Symptoms of the God addiction are alarmingly familiar.
I used to be a terrible cigarette smoker. I mean I smoked 2 to 3 packs a day for almost 30 years. I was so addicted I would wake up in the middle of the night and need a cigarette. It got so bad I couldn’t breathe without my lungs wheezing like...
This article describes Constance Penswick Smith campaigned, during the early 20th century, for the revival of an ancient Roman Catholic Church service historically held during Lent. Her mission led to the celebration and honouring of mothers on what is now more known as Mothers Day.
Mass hysteria and religious fervor brought about the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 and the convictions and deaths of innocent people.
The Trinity is a false doctrine of Satan the Devil, along with the Chi-Rho and the Cross symbols. They have changed the true name of the Messiah Yehowshuwa to a false name Jesus Christ.