In 4th chapter in the book In the beginning was the word I discuss this age-old idea that people have wondered over the centuries, religion and believing and not believing.
We have established ourselves in an incredible number of religions that have implemented their own ideas and our benefit. They are all similar in principle, allow for autistic kind of god or omnipotence, to be sure our blessing, bringing us everything we desire and instead promise to love them and praise with their ritual and even bring them gifts and construct the the palaces.
We even try make atheism a faith.
It can not be denied, at least not from my part, we are remarkable creatures, seriously distorted, but still remarkable. >Continue reading
From the beginning, man has wrestled with questions regarding; religions, miracles, angels, demons, spirit guides, life after death, the future and existence, and a host of other things.
The answers are many and varied. Many look for their answers in books and the writings of others, some from their own lives and surroundings.
They will weigh and measure, and then come to some conclusion.
Most will however be satisfied to believe what someone else has concluded on the matter.
Our dilemma, whatever our search method may be is, how do we know which answer is true and right?
This is the topic of Chapter 14.