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Unformatted text preview: Is my belief that the Roman government uses this religion to manipulate its power to influence in other governments? Many people see, organize religion as a way to manipulate as well as influence their own propaganda. When you look at it, organized religion can be used two ways to promote an awareness of a higher power or used to forward one's own propaganda and agenda. So I believe the bottom line is this ultimately who or what we believe in is based on faith ultimately it falls to those who volunteer their belief in organized religion. Ultimately, religion only exists because society yearns to believe in something larger than they do. That can take away all the suffering and pain and deliver eternal peace through ones belief of organize religion. So it's not religion that affects people. It's the other way around. Its people, that affects religion, through worship of a person or a higher being that ultimately brings reconciliation or retribution from that belief....
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2012 for the course REL 133 taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '10