“Read the Quran'” they told me. So I did and found it repetitious and contradictory. “Ah” they said, “That is because you have to read it in Arabic and have it interpreted by experts.”
Experts? WHICH experts?
As a student of ancient literature, I find these conditions very fishy-a classic setup for establishing men, fallible men, as the unquestioned source of all truth. Not God or Allah, but men. The scam potential is limitless.
Many today blame God or religion for the world’s sufferings. I suggest they look a little deeper. Behind the god-mask, do you not find MEN with a political agenda? Men seeking power? You do find that, in every genocide and jihad perpetrated in the name of God.
You blame God? You blame religion? That is both shallow and stupid. Look at men, look at their Powerlust throughout history-such men will use whatever is at hand to…
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