Western Civilization has a long history of fearing the devil and sometimes even worshipping him. Either way, it almost never ends well.
“Jehovah’s witnesses?” I asked them.
“Not exactly,” the man with the long hair said. “We are a part of the local New God organization. Do you have a minute to talk?”
Becoming truly religious is an immense undertaking – that is why so few ever become enlightened beings.
Maybe sometimes depression is pitch-darkness, Spaghetti-O-stained sweatpants, nonstop weeping, and visceral self-hate.
I have heard it all too often, through various platforms and perspectives, and I’m certain you have too.
There’s a reason nearly every free love movement fails and it’s not “society.”
Stop calling it Islamophobia. It’s not a clinical disorder. Islamophobia is nonexistent, but having fears is a real thing.
You learn that some people believe there is one God, while others believe in several; some believe God is a shape-shifter, and others believe he is an old white guy with a great big beard.
You can thank the trope that women don’t enjoy sex or care about it on ideas created and spread by those of the Enlightenment Age, not the religious and sexually satisfied Puritans
With 1.6 billion muslims in the world it is probably no surprise that we aren’t all the same.