In the 13th and 14th centuries there was this movement called flagellation in which the flagellants would whip themselves to get closer to God. They would beat themselves bloody sometimes to the point of death. If you didn’t join them they would say that you are in league with the Devil or as they would call you today false Christians. During their reign they also killed Jews and priests who did not agree with them. We find this being echoed today in the many Jewish centers and Synagogues that are being threatened.
Now instead of denying themselves food and other necessities for the sake of being holy they are denying themselves and others health coverage to help out the rich, which has become the new being holy. At least that is to them even if they don’t realize it. Many of them seemed so gleeful to vote for the people who would raise their taxes and rip away their health care coverage. With the possibility of losing health coverage their eyes are stating to open to what they have done to themselves.
Thought some may not have seen that soon enough. People are going to starve if the Trump budget passes. Still yet some will defend it, in their new prostration. It is of course one of those things that is hard to find logic in. The purpose of this blog was as stated to change the world through love and kindness. Which is what the founder of Christianity taught but some have perverted that. Be compassionate to others even those who would hurt themselves for the sake of their beliefs.