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Anonymous asked in Society & CultureReligion & Spirituality · 1 decade ago

Why are afterlifers concerned with earthly realm politics?

Why participate in earthly politics if the afterlife is, as you believe, your ultimate goal and eternal reward?

Update:

Are you not to be in the world but not of it?

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  • Kc
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    That's the problem, they aren't.

    Some don't try to better the world. We all could be so much better off.

  • 1 decade ago

    Even though the ultimate goal is eternal life, why would anyone wish to live through turmoil in their earthly life? It doesn't matter as much as just makes things easier. There's so much good to experience in our world, but if government which is chosen by the people, is going to inhibit you from taking in everything God has blessed us with, that's where the concern comes in.

  • 1 decade ago

    Because they sincerely believe they can make a difference in this life being unquestionable in conduct and integrity. They believe they can be as light in this dark world when they do their tasks with integrity and later on be rewarded for it.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    because we are in the earthly realm, at least for a little

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  • NISSI
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    We are taught that while we are in this world, not to be so heavenly bound that we are no earthly good.

  • 1 decade ago

    Simply this:

    The more people they can get to believe what they believe - the less they will doubt their own belief.

    It's a herd mentality.

    The sheep cannot survive alone.

    Source(s): Ex-Christian Apologist
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    because -there here and the here demands it- as if in power they can write the rules to safe everyone's life's

  • 1 decade ago

    What we do here echos what will be for the eternity.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    they dont

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