Serragon wrote: ↑November 21st, 2022, 5:11 pmThis really is it in a nutshell. No search for truth. Instead, a blind faith in the institution as a proxy for God. If you come at it from this perspective, then all you do is find reasons why God wants this to be instead of finding out what Gods actually wants. And since you never actually measure your belief against any objective standard, you are unaware just how ridiculous some of your explanations end up being.
I know many like this. The church is their real foundation, not Christ.
It's spelled I-D-O-L-A-T-R-Y.