What is Religion?

Sagar Sheth
Mr. Connolly
Advanced Composition
Period 3
25 October 2012

What is Religion?

Religion is something that has infinite questions, which will have an infinite number of answers, and it always has a place for argument in this world. Religion is at the root of every man, every family, every country, and every continent. "Everything is unified; there is only one divine thought (Roger Nygard)". The purpose of religion is founded when we research every aspect of every religion. What I have learned throughout my life is that religion is the most important thought that this world has. When a baby is born on this planet it is usually born into a religion and the child only really ...

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urge to question religion until I was a teenager, but at this point I am so deep in the hole of one religion that I cannot even see any truth in the other holes. Every human being is biased toward their own religion. Not only do I never try to look for evidence in other religions, but also I automatically assume they are wrong. This is proof for how religion is not free will. Also, very few people will try to change their religion later in their life. Most people stick with a religion because they worry about what others will think if they try to change their religion. After people have worshipped a religion for 15-20 years they are determined that it is the "right path." Another way to put this is that people start thinking that if they were able to follow a religion for 20 years, why not just follow it for the rest of their lives. Soon a follower for so long they start thinking that the other religions are inferior. People also are angry when their religion is challenged. A war ...

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