The year 1991 opened with evil clouds of war again smothering our earth. You may ask, how can this be when Christianity has dominated the world’s history for twenty centuries, teaching and preaching, “Love one another”? England, a devout Christian country, in less than three hundred years has spent in the game of human slaughter billions of millions of monies drawn from the people of our country for the persecution of war. But no figures can estimate the horror, suffering, torture, heart-rending misery and privation – not to speak of the terrible cost in human life or the inhuman suffering of those children left orphans to battle with the hardship of living.
We may ask, “Is there a pure, spiritual, religious nation on earth? When shall we become civilised, spiritualised, true followers of the world’s great spiritual leaders?” When indeed? In an age of guided missiles we need guided men. It is certain that religion has less influence in today’s world. Millions profess spirituality – being Christian – but our civilisation has never been spiritualised because we measure the degree of civilisation by the accumulation of the means of living, wealth, gold, jewels, national wealth, instead of its true definition: ‘the character and value of the life lived’.Continue Reading