This post was from the beginning focused on the discrimination of women by men and the reason of this, I found in the Bible.
I later found a documentary made by Morgan Freeman about evilness and why there is evilness. He asks “Why does God/Allah not stop this?”. I think this is a important question I earlier had an answer for.
This page will soon be updated with information about Holy wars, massmurders (Tutsi among others) and persecutions like those of Rohingya Muslims in Burma.
- Discrimination of women
- Women today
- Inspired by the devil?
- Persecutions and massmurders (soon to be written about).
Let me frist share Rowan Atkinsson playing the devil in this video
Christians and Muslims say that Evilness comes from the Devil ( shaitan).
We are according to the Bible inherently evil as we inherited evilness from Adam and Eve who “chosed” to listen to the devil, the “original sin”. That is a theological explanation. I am inspired by the Quran that tells that there was a long time in the development of man that is “unknown”.
A prisoner in jail for multiple murder and rapes said he did this being led by inspiration, desire and impulses he could not control. There were no plans behind his acts. the man is a example of a psycopath, that lacks among others empathy and impulse control. This can be seen in a mrt ( magnetic resonance tomography ). These kind of humans seems to have parts of the emotional brain underdeveloped There are methods to identify psycopathy. the Hare Psychopathy Checklist is a tool to screen screening test for potential psychopaths. ( Source: https://www.businessinsider.com ). With brainscan on youth from the age of 12, it is possible to intercept brain underdevelopment and future destructive behaviour.
This man is like Morgan says “evil personified”. We have fought for thousands of years with the evil instincts.
Morgan asks “Does a psychopath have a possibility to choose not being evil?”
A theosophic anthropological hypothesis
I think we are able to become evil as we inherited a brain from the instinct driven animal world. Animal unempathic instincts were essential for surviving once in a time. We have alter on developed a frontal lobe of reason and empathy, that must control the “snake or red chicken brain” we still have, the animal in us.
If that is not the case like with psycopaths, the animal brain easily takes over, developing behaviours that we call evil. My hypothesis is theologically nourished by the Creation as described in the Quran as I mentioned above.
I described it in my “Unified theory Creation theory” in http://www.kinberg.net/wordpress/stellan/2017/09/08/unified-creation-theory/ that theory later ended up in my “Enlightened Genesis” in http://www.kinberg.net/wordpress/stellan/the-enlightened-genesis/
Thanks to the developement of the frontal lobe and reasoning, because of this, I wonder now if the Quranic hispering devil (Iblis) has got a possibility to mislead us and make us choose the easy solutions, like giving freedom to wrath, revenge and similar expressions. This is especcially possible if a human has a underdeveloped frontal lobe like in youth and people with psycopathic tendencies.
The zoroastrian view of evil is:
“God is in all of us. Good and evil exists in us all. We must make the choice. Each one of us has to purge the evil from within us by doing good
Purging the world of evil is not the work of messiahs, its the work of each one of us, whoever we are.
Discrimination of women
Paul wrote wrote this about the Bible in 2Timothy 3:16
“All Scripture is inspired of God ….”
After my article about the “women keep silent” article, I stumbled again upon a similar txt från Paul at a JW meeting.
“Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands” ( colossians/3-18.htm ) and no woman reacted at the meeting. I talked with a young talented JW (Jehovah witness). She promised to come back with explanations about significance of the biblical word of submission.
Submission of women
I later got answer from another JW. Submission is better explained by Paul in his mail to the ephesians. ( Ephesians 5:21-25 )
with these words:
“21 Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.
22 Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands as you do to the Lord.
23 For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is the Savior. 24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands in everything.
25Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her
26to make her holy,
25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her
26to make her holy”
I like independent and intelligent women to collaborate and learn with. I dont want to be the “head of my wife”. I like to cooperate so I am very reluctant to instructions like women “submit to their husbands in everything.” and similar. There are situations when the husband should submit to his wife e.g. if the wife is a doctor and the husband is sick.
For some reason I dont know, you do not hear these and similar texts at Catholic mass anymore.
It is a fact that women are better students, get often better results and are many times more intelligent than men.
So I see no intelligence in this and similar sentences of Paul nor a inspiration of all knowing God. How many women have not been beaten and eve killned because they did not “submeir huit” to thsbands acccording to a presumed “divine” law? Looking at what men have done on this earth, men should submit and listen to their wise women sometimes.
Paul explains clearly in Ephesian verse25 that the husbands should love their wife. But how many times hasnt Pauls text been manipulated and abused for other purposes<?
A divine messenger inspired by a all-kniowing God, choose the words well, to not cause unneccesary damages. A all knowing God would understand how bad choosen words could be used by evil men.
I do not mention how Pauls words may have been used by feminist atheists to argument that Christianity supports discrimination and submission of women.
The word “submission” has with time since Paul used it taken different definitions. https://bibleresources.org/submission-in-marriage/ explains submission in mariage with “yielding to another’s desires without resistance” (Source : bibleresources.org ) something some men believe is that the husband should accept any kind of sexual desires.
Women are taking over more and more, as doctors, pilotes, experts, polices, not only in the western world.
And many Pakistani girls attend boxing club to become better defending themselves from ignorant men who like to submit women with violence.
Inspired by the Devil?
Thinking about the negative consequences of
- Genesis Adam and Eve story (read more about this in the-enlightened-genesis/) ,
- Pauls many sentences about the wifes and husbands roles
- Peters mudrer of Anania and Sapphira,
Moses and the apostles may have been inspired by the Devil, rather than by God.
The Quran warns about this telling what Iblis (the devil) at the beginning in heaven said:
“By your might, I will surely mislead them all. Except your slaves, among them, the chosen one. “ [ Quran 38:82-83 )
I wonder who were the chosen one excepted from Iblis treath. Jesus?
The Quran recommends this prayer:
“My Lord, I seek refuge in You from the suggestion of the evil ones.” (Quran 23:97 )
As this article from islamweb.net says
“Whispering is the Devil’s Weapon“
How many time haven’t you read about Psychotic Thoughts when e.g. a killer said “A voice told me to do this.”
Believe in the Devil or not, but such thoughts are a reality. If there is a devil, not only killers have been misled. As I wrote above even the Christian apostles Peter and Paul may have in my opinion, been misled. Peter killed Anania and Sapphira for a stupid lie, as I wrote about in “Top abuse of power”.
Eve were tempted according to the old Genesis and Adam didnt use his brain and followed Eve to please her.
Jesus was tempted in the desert. Maybe even other prophets were miled like Mohamad (PBUH) who attacked monotheist Zoroastrians having them to search safety in India.
All of us humans especcially if we have power, are subject to the risc of being misled. Look at the sideffects of power:
‘Power corrupts; absolute power corrupts absolutely’
(Source: www.phrases.org.uk )
About the use of the word submission, Paul explains clearly the role of the husband “to love his wife”. But his use of “submit” in “Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands” taken out of its context was easy to interpret differently by e.g. evilminded men something that has been done for centuries after Paul wrote this.