My unexpected gift

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"Each religion, by the help of more or less myth which it takes more or less seriously, proposes some method of fortifying the human soul and enabling it to make its peace with its destiny.  George Santayana. By age seven I had already been introduced to two of the most known religions in my home country. Religion in my family is considered the peace with our destiny. The only problem is that they haven't been able to decide which religion they want to follow. In the few years I have lived, I have been introduced to over 5 religions. This assignment gave the chance to be introduced to what it seems the one for me.

I decided to interact with Christians because it was the only religion that I hadn't been introduced to. My parents introduced me to Catholic Church. My grandmother showed me what it was like to be a Jehovah Witness. My aunts decided I should learn and join their church of Mormons. My cousins and friends tried to get to my head with Jewish beliefs. None of these religions were what my heart thought was right. I never thought I was going to find the one religion for me, specially this way.

First, I had heard a lot of good comments about Mel Gibson's movie. I thought it was going... Continue Reading