Give people divergent, irreconcilable, and untestable notions about what happens after death, and then oblige them to live together with limited resources. The result is just what we see: an unending cycle of murder and cease-fire.
Robert Reich quotes on a decent society, and how it would spend money on roads bridges port pipes parks and education because we can afford it. A decent society would also left the minimum wage and expand the Earned Income Tax Credit.
Hypatia of Alexandria was literally torn to pieces by a "Christian" mob who loved her so much that they wanted to save her from Hell. Beware of Christians who say they love you. Remember, Hypatia died for your sins