The Importance Of Religion In War

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Register to read the introduction… If one is attacked and one can be killed to save two then the killing is justified. Killing is a very big offence to those who believe in Hinduism, they do not believe in killing by any means. Sikhism believe in respecting people no matter what they believe therefore, they do not believe in war. (Hooker) In any religion you will find people in a particular religions whose beliefs are a little different thought out, but the majority will all believe the same thing. Although just because someone believes in fighting doesn’t mean they will, but seeing that most of the religions are not completely opposed to war is rather compelling, seeing as many people want to think of religion as being all warm and fuzzy with people holding hands in a circle singing. This is not to say that religion is bad, but it does have some negative effects on people. An intriguing to question to think about is whether or not it is religion that causes war or rather the lack of religion found in some people who cause war, either way religion is involved even if it is in the smallest way. If a 100 people were surveyed and asked the question “What Causes Wars?” There would be many different answers as to why they believe wars are caused, but many of those answer would be …show more content…
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