" Priests and Kings are often one and the same. The leader is often considered divine, descendent from the gods, or at a minimum has a hotline to the gods. "
" Humans make their gods in their own image ...Simple observation, also, from traveling around show that African gods are black, Asian gods are Asian looking, Hawaiian gods look Polynesian, and of course European Gods are White "
" The holy books of most religions speak to the human condition in languages that are open to alternative interpretations, thus allowing the powerful to decode them in ways that maximize their power. "
" People in power have a vested interest in maintaining the Status Quo and that can be done best it the masses are threatened with eternal damnation. "