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Old 05-23-2009, 03:48 PM
 
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Originally Posted by tigerboy View Post
Political ideologies - Communism, democracy, fascism - etc ARE religions. Dogmatic, creedal and with an endgame in sight be itthe Thousand Year Reich, the Dictatorship of the Proletariat, univerals democracy or whatever.

For instance most so called non believers who visit these boards believe all men are equal...this is pure creedal dogma taken directly from Christianity. Indeed most in not all western political ideologiesa are Christian heresies inasmuch as they envisage the Christian millenium but without Christ. A resources become scarce wars will become increasingly brutal as the pro democracy crusade in Iraq reveals.

nope. (imho)

religions have no business in societal organisation, originally, but were supposed to provide (and ensure) the spiritual impetus for the latter to be done with some integrity.
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