What has Religion taught you.....

Discussion in 'Religion and Ethics' started by G.T., Dec 18, 2012.

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    About the human experience, that you (or humanity) could not have learned otherwise? Mainly morals, but open to whatever.
     
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    That some people are holier than thou.
     
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    No one forces you to be that way Ravi. Religion certainly doesn't.
     
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    To learn the difference between good and evil.
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    then stop
     
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    I learned my human to human relationships without Religion. I'm looking for parts of the human experience you were taught by Religion that you couldnt have discovered otherwise.

    When you revert back to Religion, you're basically using the word in its definition. In otherwords, what morals did Religion teach you that you or humanity couldnt have achieved on you or its own?

    I cannot think of anything, at the moment, that exists inside of Religion which attempts to relate to humanity that Humanity could not have explained all on its own (and has, in my opinion).
     
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    Then I would recommend studying the scriptures and seeking knowledge and wisdom from the Lord in prayer. Then you will know for yourself what He has taught you that couldn't have been taught otherwise.
     

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