By Michel Onfray
This highly arguable paintings demonstrates convincingly how the world's 3 significant monotheistic religions—Christianity, Judaism, and Islam—have tried to suppress wisdom, technological know-how, excitement, and wish, condemning nonbelievers usually to death.
Not in view that Nietzsche has a piece so groundbreaking and explosive seemed, to question the function of the world's 3 significant monotheistic religions. If Nietzsche proclaimed the loss of life of God, Onfray starts off from the idea that not just is God nonetheless a great deal alive yet more and more managed through fundamentalists who pose a probability to the human race. Documenting the ravages from non secular intolerance over the centuries, the writer makes a powerful case opposed to the 3 religions for his or her obsession with purity and their contempt for cause and intelligence, person freedom, wish and the human physique, sexuality and enjoyment, and for girls ordinarily. of their position, all 3 call for religion and trust, obedience and submission, extol the "next life" to the detriment of the the following and now. Tightly argued, it is a paintings that's absolute to stir debate at the function of faith in American society—and politics.
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Por el contrario, los estados neuróticos y disociados mejoran considerablemente y la personalidad total experimenta una transformación positiva. Por esta razón opino que no debe juzgarse el proceso en cuestión como mera regresión, lo cual equivaldría a comprobar un estado patológico. Tiendo más bien a considerar ese aparente retroceso a fenómenos anteriores, tal cual lo efectúa la psicología del mandala135, como una continuación de un proceso del desarrollo espiritual iniciado en los albores de la Edad Media y, acaso, más temprano aún, en tiempos de los primeros cristianos.
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Atheist Manifesto: The Case Against Christianity, Judaism, and Islam by Michel Onfray