Praying for our daily bread is deemed proper. So is praying for our safety and well being. Praying for victory over our enemies or for the damnation of the oppressors also seem fitting. However, seeking forgiveness for self and for our transgressors become more challenging.
Take a look at life and wonder if it is all hoodwinking.. I mean , all this time, have we really check what we are drinking: while spending our lives hoping for rising when the darn thing is sinking.
A child’s right of expressions of religion is protected but the child must prove he or she belongs to a religion.
Toppling statues and changing emblems will never change the institutionalized systematic dehumanization of Blacks. It requires action that will change the system from the core out. Yet are we ready mentally and philosophically? Between the devil and the blue sea.
Your deep rational thoughts that seek to reason, discern and determine time, things and events contrary to truth are forbidden fruits.
Ever wondered why we have birthday celebrations or it is too obvious? Ever wondered how it started and if it is good or bad to celebrate birthdays. Birthdays were started to celebrate the birthdays for gods and idols. This was done through astrology . Despite its good intentions, birthday celebrations and worships such as Christmas can be evil. Ancient civilizations used it to to appease and even influence the stars for peaceful life on earth. A kind of star gazing.
Blacks in Jamaica have been raped, robbed kidnapped and killed by a plantation system based on slavery. For more than 400 years, the idea of "If you are white it is all right; If you are brown you can stick around or if you are black you need to get back or on the attack" has been prevalent. Instead, of blaming the system many people are saying that blacks are children of a lesser god... yet there is one Creator.
5000 years before Christ, in Mesopotamia, man tried to bribe nature and created a cult by deifying the Spring Equinox. This cult was called Easter, goddess of fertility. Its worship glorify rebirth and fecundation. In AD 325, Easter was ignobly "married" to the cult and the fallacy of Christ being killed on Good Friday became prevalent.
The spring equinox is the beginning of spring. It is a time of rebirth, balance and fertility. To celebrate this magic and encourage it favourably, the spring equinox was deified as Ishtar (Easter) the goddess of fertility or queen of heaven.
Exams can be seen as a necessary evil and knowing how to deal with them helps. Understanding the student and non student causes for exam failure provides an opportunity to accentuate strengths and eliminate weaknesses. The best technique for not failing exams include turning up for the exams physically and mentally ready; studying actively and planning not to fail.