For most of his life, Desmond Tutu has been in the vanguard of the struggle for racial justice and equality in South Africa. In sermons, speeches, and other public statements, he has drawn attention to the inequalities in South African society and the urgent need of redressing them in order to prevent a catastrophe.
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Violence is caused by the people who practice religion, instead of religion itself and thereby influenced by other factors outside of it. Religion can cause violence by misinterpretation of the messages that the sacred texts are supposed to send, and a lot of the sacred texts are, in fact, misinterpreted and because of that, extremists find inspiration and justification that it is in their religion that they have to exercise violence upon others.Read more
God in a Manger- Christmas is not about the Saviour’s infancy; it is about His deity. While the birth of Christ is a special and miraculous event, it isn’t the primary focus.Read more
While over the ages men and women have sought to perpetuate themselves through their children, their place in history, their role in society, and through intricate philosophical webs of existentialism on physical man’s importance, the fact of physical death remains.Read more