Religion: Want and God Essay

757 WordsFeb 26, 20124 Pages
“Sara may be well-intentioned, but she and St. Gregory’s are going about things the wrong way. You’re not supposed to let just anyone who wants to, take communion, much less pray the words of consecration over toast when your friend and former lover is dying, you don’t baptize people after they take communion, you don’t baptize children just because they ask, you don’t ‘marry’ a person of the same sex and you don’t ‘lay hands’ on people and pray for them without having received the authority to do so. And the pantry is not ‘church’; you need a valid liturgy and authorized clerics for that. Sara has simply allowed her leftist politics, concern for outcasts, and the ‘liberation theology’ of Jesuits like Martin-Baro to overcome her good…show more content…
Following the rules putted by any religion might not transform any person into a better person, but at least if everybody follows the rules, it probably makes the live better. God is our creator, He loves and protect us, He wants us to be safe and happy. One of the most important purposes of laws in the world is just to prevent that nothing bad happens to us, for example how a society could survive without traffic driving laws? It is impossible, we need to have rules that shows us the way we have to drive, the signs we need to respect, the light we need to observe, when to stop and when we should pass, and the consequences of breaking the laws. It is the exact thing with people, we need to know understand and follow the rules, that are imposed with the only purpose of our safety, and protection of our life and soul, because god want everybody to reach salvation. The Holy bible tells us in details what god wants from us and how we can get the salvation. God revealed to Moises in the Sinai Hill 10 basic rules to reach salvation. No one is allowed to do their own rules as Sara tried to do, there are steps that you need to follow within the church, first thing we have to do is learn who is god? What god does for us? When you read the bible you can be able to understand who is god, sometimes you learn and love god through your own experiences in life you learn that god is the friend that always is there when you need
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