Should the religion of Islam be respected by western countries?
- Chi girlLv 72 months agoFavorite Answer
The US being a free country, all non-violent religions are tolerated. You don't have to *like* them.Source(s): Greek Orthodox Christian
- CatherineLv 72 months ago
NO religion or sect should be respected.. They have nothing to do with the REAL life / reality.
Then NO religion or sect is better than another ..
- Anonymous2 months ago
A person can battle the false teachings of Islam using the rosary and fasting.
- BillLv 62 months ago
all religions regardless of country or culture should be respected. If we do that we respect eact other and that is what living is all about --having respect for each other
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- GodLv 42 months ago
No religion, including Islam and Christianity, should be respected. Why should we respect a system that oppresses everyone that isn't like them? Yes, Christians do this too.
- 2 months ago
No. Clearly not. Islam is mostly an Individual-level religion.
...moving into Aspirant-level. Christianity would be Aspirant-level
Individual-level: Individuals have refined their ego to a high
degree and this becomes their all consuming drive. Even
their family exists to serve their needs. They become
warlords, terrorists, dictators; others become criminals,
military or join the mafia. The driving-force in this level, is
to manipulate the masses by controlling resources and religion.
War, rape, corruption, drug-abuse abound in this level and must
Aspirant-level: This is the first level where people begin
to understand the nature of self-less love. Aspirants
have good careers; own their own homes. They create
the basic arts and sciences; modern-systems of trade;
and outreach programs to help the less fortunate. Most
countries that have democracy are Aspirant-based. USA
and its allies have done a good job producing vast material
wealth and pushing many millions of people into middle-class.
However, Aspirants are still heavily ruled by old-world papacy.
They generally see god as a white-bearded man sitting on a
throne in the clouds somewhere and still think we are alone in
the universe. When everyone reaches this level, we can have
- bender_xr217Lv 72 months ago
It needn't be "respected", but it should be allowed to be practiced just so long as it doesn't trample upon the rights of others.
Same holds true for ANY religion.
- 2 months ago
Yes. Islam should be the ONLY religion worldwide.