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The obvious reason is because it hurts people.
I'm sure there are others though.
Is it even possible to explain this?
“foes, military laws, shooting weapons , soldiers, battles, battle-fields, arms, enemies, battle is source of prosperity”
Yajurveda Chapter VII : 37-38
"37. O' Commander of the army, fearless in the extirpation of foes,
thou art accepted as head according to military laws. This exalted
position is a source of inspiration for thee.
I enjoin thee to prepare for war embodying the use of shooting
weapons. I acknowledge thee as exerting utmost for the battle. Be
thou friendly unto all, and lead...
The beast, the papacy- thinking to change times and laws- as had been prophesied by Daniel has set up his own day in opposition to God's holy day. When it shall be unlawful to buy or sell without keeping the papal sabbath- sun day, it shall then be the mark of the beast.
For those of you who believe that homosexuality is sinful/wrong, why do you believe so? What is sinful/wrong about it, and why?
Relatedly, some people, even those who do not have a problem with homosexuality (whether they identify as homosexual or not), do have something of a problem with bisexuality/pansexuality. If you do, why?
I appreciate that this is for many people an emotionally-charged topic. This is a debate forum, so all those participating in this thread or reading it should...
25. I adore God, the Creator of the Earth and Sky, the Source of all
Knowledge, the Embodiment of Splendour, the Sustainer of all the
beautiful planets, the Centre of love, the object of praise by the Vedas,
and their Revealer. His lofty effulgent Self is divulged in the created
world. He has fixed the bright sun and the moon in their conduct. He
is the wisest Actor. His mercy grants us happiness. O God I worship
Thee as Bestower of happiness on mankind. May all mortals enjoy...
Abrahamic God (not Jesus)
Since I know this question has asked a lot, I don't have time to go through hundreds of threads to find what I am specifically asking for. Mind you, if your religion is a fact, I believe you can explain it by facts not beliefs and experiences. Non-believers of the Abrahamic god, I know your opinions. If you reply, pleasae shed light from your former belief or maybe a source relating to the answers of these questions. Take your time guys.
To those who...
Question for evolutionists, and creationists can enter the discussion as well, since this DIR is about evolution & creationism.
Is the cockroach a 'highly evolved' creature? Is it 'more evolved', than say, humans? Why or why not?
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