This feller must be close to my age and sounds like he’s on the same page.
I’ve struggle fer yers trying to conform religiously to someone else’s magic and sing in someone else’s choir … and wasted my time. Workin with me religiously was a waste of time, like trying to teach a monkey to sing, you waste yer time and annoy the monkey.
If your wife has ever given you a round tuit, you must be a Boomer !
Today, religion is a dying motivation. The Pope, Muslim clerics, and all the other modern day moral communicators lament the loss of religious thinking in our growing secular world. Are they right ?
Being a Boomer, I have been exposed to religion, in all its forms and evolutions, for a lifetime. I have seen older people grapple with the meaning of life, and lean on religion as an answer, even when they do not know the questions. I have seen the church as a money making machine, an organization with bad marketing trying to keep their real estate holdings intact with dwindling parishioners to fund their expenses. I have seen the church accused of wide spread sexual molestation, doing their best to hide the facts and downplay the human damage. I have read about…
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