I was going to write a long post about abortion and why killing babies is wrong. That last part of the sentence really shouldn’t need explained; it is something a 2 year old would know is wrong…but…I digress. The fact is deep down, you all know that abortion is wrong even if you defend it. Those that defend it merely attempt to justify it.
Just let this sink in…really sink in…according to the laws of this country:
It is a felony (fines and jail time potentials come with this) to tamper with the eggs of a sea turtle.
It is okay to throw away, destroy, etc fertilized eggs of a human and even to go as far as killing the unborn child.
I need an egg explanation as to why turtles (which I dearly love and would never harm) are more valuable to our culture than children (whom I dearly love, would never harm and would do anything to protect). Help me out here…any logical person knows this makes entirely no sense. We need to pray every chance we get for our world to value life again.
When people use their religion to defend repulsive behavior, killing or hurting others, I would hope it would make others quickly question that religion.
Kirstie Alley and other outspoken scientologists may not be as ruthless as terrorists who bomb families in the “name of religion,” but they certainly are not doing their religion any favors.
I saw on my MSN homepage that Kirstie Alley is attacking Leah Remini for actually having an opinion about a religion in which she was once associated. I do not know either person, but in terms of faith will very briefly discuss them. Leah Remini belonged to the Church of Scientology and has recently left. She does not have anything good to say about it. Neither do I, but she has actually been part of the group. I would say it is fair for her to express her opinions. Kirstie Alley who remains a scientologist cannot be friends with anyone who disagrees with her religion as she was quoted saying, “she’s a bigot. If someone was really out there [saying negative things about your religion], would they be your friend? They wouldn’t be mine. It’s not selective, I just won’t have people in my life that are that.”
It confuses me. As a Christian, my faith is attacked continuously. Not always directly and certainly not directly in a way that my life is at stake, but the Christian faith is definitely attacked by a large group of people. Do I like it? Of course not. Was it predicted in the Bible? Yes. Am I supposed to shun people who do not share my faith? NO NO NO! If you truly believe in your religion, you want others to be part of that religion. As a Christian, I truly believe the Bible. I believe that people need to have a personal relationship with their Lord and Savior to spend eternity in Heaven. I believe that so strongly that I do not want ANYONE to go to hell. NOT ONE. So whether or not you attack my religion, I will still pray for you. I will still be friends with you. I will not drop you because you leave my church. I would think every religion would feel this way. What good is anyone doing by being cruel “in the name of religion”? It baffles my mind!