We should pay respect to the religious beliefs of others

September 28, 2018, 4:12 am

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The debate "We should pay respect to the religious beliefs of others" was started by Kanwal on September 28, 2018, 4:12 am. 93 people are on the agree side of this discussion, while 15 people are on the disagree side. That might be enough to see the common perception. It looks like most of the people in this community are on the agreeing side of this statement.

logical_bomb posted 1 argument, Kanwal posted 1 argument, Sammy posted 1 argument, vikash2306 posted 1 argument to the agreers part.
Brynn posted 2 arguments, TheExistentialist posted 1 argument to the disagreers part.

logical_bomb, Agustin4u, YEET, TalkativePeaches, Sammy, crazybirdlady, t3sla, vikash2306, magicess, abhimanyu, wth64828, NitinTher, crispsandchips, tenyiyi, US7, Debatedaddy, Kanwal and 76 visitors agree.
Brynn, lachlan2, TheExistentialist and 12 visitors disagree.

Why is religion this magical concept that is taken out of the circle of ideas that are allowed to be questioned?

1 year, 3 months ago
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Some of the ideologies may harm others not the whole religion,and one should try to remove those evil ideologies rather than disrespecting the whole religion. ur religion does not have any harmful idealogy which may harm others, then u don't start disrespecting ur religion....

1 year, 3 months ago

Every idea/believe is subject to ridicule and thus so is religion. Just because you hide an idea under the guise of a religion doesn't make it immune from scrutiny. To expand on Brynn's point, that ridicule isn't of the person who holds those beliefs, simply the beliefs themselves. The belief in Muhammad, Jesus, the flying spaghetti monster, etc... is no different than a belief in Humanism, Nihilism, etc.... they're ideas that can be argued based on their own merits and should only be "respected" in so far as they are logically valid. However, insulting the person who holds those believes is not ok.

1 year, 3 months ago

yes, we should respect other religion its because we have different religions too.

1 year, 3 months ago
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ohkay I agree (that there are some beliefs)...but as if they are paying respect to your religion than how could you even...

1 year, 3 months ago

some ideologies can harm others , they should be exposed

1 year, 3 months ago

Like Brynn said, you don't HAVE to respect an idea. I do believe that you should respect most ideas and belief systems, though. I do think there are some beliefs that don't deserve to be respected.

1 year, 3 months ago

No. You never have to respect an idea but you should always respect the person.

1 year, 4 months ago
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