Wednesday Sept 25 2013. The header on the inside edition of the Sydney Daily Telegraph Reads.
The world will never be safe until all religions are abolished. (Fini).
Although I Vest, was taught the principals of the Christian religion from childhood by means of force or punishment in various forms, should I have veered away from these habits like failing to turn up at church a caning was usually administered to remind me to turn up on the next occasion 'or else'.
Missing a church parade while in the Royal Navy without plausible excuse, especially if you were a person of lowly rank- would create a loss of privilege one way or another.
Fortunately the church parade fiasco was long gone before I left the R N in the mid sixties, except for the Annual November handicap AKA the (Armistice Day) or Remembrance day on the nearest Sunday to November 11. refers to 11AM 11th Day, 11th month 1918.
My experience of this parade is etched in my mind when having to stand to attention for approximately one hour on a cold November day in the gutter of the road where the camber lifted my feet about 30 degrees higher than the norm.
However it is apparent we as humans apart from those followers of Islam in the main are seeing the light and forsaking religion for a programme of commonsense, Long gone are stonings and burning of people at the stake for witchcraft, those religious perpetrators were the purveyors of of little more than handed down fairy stories which when banded around by word of mouth became more monstrously distorted.
1. "What the Faith industry do not want you to know" First published Dec 8 2007.
Plus six following parts on the , dailygaggle.com.. these may be copied should you need to.
daily gaggle Archives Dec 8 2007.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality, simply build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
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