s raise their kids as Christians because they
were raised as Christians. It's like the testosterone
that wants his son
to be a big football
star. Same thing.
I think Christianity is a well-timed joke that has lasted way too long. However
, I do think Christian principles exist
in the world. The world needs God to scare the believers away from anarchy.
Perhaps Christians bring their kids up as Christians (besides my first guess) because they honestly feel that Christianity
is good, and that they want their kids to be good. They really think that their belief
s and value
s are sole
ly the product
of Christianity, and not the product of everyday etiquette
or common sense
. They really think that Jesus
is a path that should be not only theirs, but their kids' as well.
If you ask me personally
why I think Christians raise their kids as Christians (like in a dark corner
in a restaurant or something
), I'd whisper "It's because they're selfish, shallow, narrow-minded, restricting, unenlightened, deluded, diluted, misinformed, and ignorant. In other words, they don't know any better."
Just plain honesty
. I wouldn't say it unless I meant it (or I thought you'd think it was funny
Fear is your only god.