Most of the religious tradition
s of the world have pretty much the same goal
... helping people to get along
better. It doesn't help when religions bad-mouth
Some eastern religions teach that divinity can be found within each of us. For example you are the Budda. So since we are all particles of God, we should strive to respect the divinity in others. Namaste.
For a western perspective, read The Perennial Philosophy by Aldous Huxley. And Alan Watts.