"Religion is the toxin that too often poisons the idea of the God in whose name we speak. When we use religion to divide, to demean, to assert our own superiority, then we have made ourselves our religion. Then God is shamed and, possibly, ignored, Then no one with a right mind could possibly believe what we believe."- Joan Chittister
This, to me says it all. I believe people are searching for their authentic selves/spirituality but the organizations/religions which have traditionally been how we get there have been corrupted and are no longer useful to those really seeking.
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