I am an agnostic/athiest and I feel the world would be a better place WITHOUT religion dividing us, labeling us, pitting "us" against "them", trying to make us dumber instead of smarter, trying to control the many for political and financial gain of a few, and last but not least...because all religions are man made constructs...there is nothing "divine" about ANY of them...each one claims to be "the one"...that alone tells you that NONE are.

I am an agnostic/athiest and I feel the world would be a better place WITHOUT religion dividing us, labeling us, pitting "us" against "them", trying to make us dumber instead of smarter, trying to control the many for political and financial gain of a few, and last but not least...because all religions are man made constructs...there is nothing "divine" about ANY of them...each one claims to be "the one"...that alone tells you that NONE are.

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Iconoclasm Redefined Attacks on cultural heritage assert that Islam should have authority over any religion’s or culture’s presentation of images.

Iconoclasm Redefined Attacks on cultural heritage assert that Islam should have authority over any religion’s or culture’s presentation of images.

Sarcastically pointing out how Christian's claim that Jesus loves everyone. However, that's ONLY if you follow him - if not you will go to Hell, even though he loves you no matter what. No matter what should include disbelief in him. That's what Unconditional means.

Sarcastically pointing out how Christian's claim that Jesus loves everyone. However, that's ONLY if you follow him - if not you will go to Hell, even though he loves you no matter what. No matter what should include disbelief in him. That's what Unconditional means.

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Once the Catholic rulers had definitively suppressed iconoclasm and Protestantism in proto-Belgium (after the Dutch Revolt), art and architecture followed a whole new baroque trend.   This Counter-Reformation underlined ideas about God’s mystical nature along with the limitless powers of kings by use of dazzlingly ornate and exuberant decoration. Although starting from Italian artistic roots, this heavy Flemish baroque developed as its own distinct style that reaches a stylistic peak…

Once the Catholic rulers had definitively suppressed iconoclasm and Protestantism in proto-Belgium (after the Dutch Revolt), art and architecture followed a whole new baroque trend. This Counter-Reformation underlined ideas about God’s mystical nature along with the limitless powers of kings by use of dazzlingly ornate and exuberant decoration. Although starting from Italian artistic roots, this heavy Flemish baroque developed as its own distinct style that reaches a stylistic peak…

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"Man is so addicted to systems and abstract conclusions that he is prepared deliberately to distort the truth, to close his eyes and ears, but justify his logic at all costs." ~Fyodor Dostoevsky

"Man is so addicted to systems and abstract conclusions that he is prepared deliberately to distort the truth, to close his eyes and ears, but justify his logic at all costs." ~Fyodor Dostoevsky

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For eons, the word 'heretic; possessed a derogatory meaning...Greek roots : hairetikós (able to choose)

For eons, the word 'heretic; possessed a derogatory meaning...Greek roots : hairetikós (able to choose)

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