I was thinking about the use of names for religions and the idea that structural authority is just not as important as it used to be. Now that isn’t to say that structural authority has lost all of it’s power but plenty of people are now aware of how horrid their governments, religious...
How can evil exist if God is omnipotent? And how can free will exist if God is omniscient?
God created evil, which is why it exist. Free will doesn't exist because god is all powerful.
What are your thoughts?
Not quite liberty
Yet enough to be a name
If one's parents were rude
Which in this case they were
And Libert remained
Spending much time in his room
Libert was mocked
From the kids at school.
But still he tried very hard
To find the "why" in life.
And only then
Would Libert be free.
My heart goes out to you right now, to all those who are protesting and making a stand against the violence of the capitalist police state and its authoritarian arm of injustice.
I look on you with respect and admiration, as do people from all over the world.
You are doing what is right and...
So, this doesn't only apply to religion, but can also apply to any other group if they don't promote freedom of thought, even an atheist group, and also might not apply to all religions. And it might not even apply to all people who are religious as I know there are religious people on this...
The topic to discuss here is that of Open Boarders for refugees and a vision for the future.
As a Baha'i there is a picture of what must and will unfold in this world before we can find peace. Unity of the human race is a pre-requisite
Part of this picture was given back in the mid to late...
I have often wondered what life would have been for me if I had a lawyer advise me of my rights before I began considering my first thought but then I would have had to already begin to believe in those rights to listen to counsel.
Our rights are violated from day one, society (religion is but...