Re: Pope: Atheists Who Do Good Are Redeemed
Tora Ziyal wrote:
Things are broken. Not people.
Then suggest a better word for what I was describing.
The problem is that that kind of language (broken, fallen, evil, sinners, etc) shifts the blame from what we do
to what we are
. It takes away personal responsibility. "Good" and "evil" are just labels for promoting or censoring behaviours that are beneficial or harmful: they are not states of being.
Scientist. Gentleman. Teacher. Fighter. Lover. Father.
Last edited by iguana_tonante; May 23 2013 at 10:35 PM.