6/26/2003 | Share this article: View CommentsThe fear of death is the primary means of control that Christianity uses to capture the minds and emotions of thousands of followers around the world. Without the fear of death, there is absolutely no motivation for a person to indenture themselves to the life robbing and mind numbing slavery of the Christ cult. Even Paul the Apostle admits that if there is no resurrection then following the path of Christ makes a person miserable. Take away the fear of death and the promise of some future pie in the sky and the premise of loving GOD just because he is god, is thrown right out the window.
Christianity continually makes the unfounded promise of eternal life to believers, but it also promises eternal life to non-believers. Think about it, the lambs of god go straight to heave for eternal life with their god while the infidels reside in hell for ever and ever. It seems to me that everyone is destined to live forever in Christian theology. There is no annihilation in any mainline Christian teachings. Everyone lives forever.
(Click Here to read more)
Filed Under: Opinion