Church and State

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Church and State




Church and State
When I try to think of solutions to world problems in my mind I end up with a headache, in
an absolute state of confusion, which brings me right back to the same problem I started
out with. It is like a confusing arithmetic problem that I donít quite understand but all
many possible solutions come to my mind, but the light bulb has just not went off yet. I
know it would be highly impossible trying to solve world hunger or to have word peace, but
there is one world issue that I do feel strongly about, it is advocating the separation of
church and state-globally. This is a hard task to undergo so we will start with a country
dear to my heart that lacks this certain concept, that country is Egypt. When I was young
I saw Egypt as a country with problems but I could never identify the heart of the problem
until I was a bit older. I came to a conclusion that Egyptís government system falls
behind in many aspects because of the way the government is set up, being that their
church and state is combined. Being that Egypt has an Islamic government there are many
Christians that are persecuted for what they believe. In my opinion when church and state
are combined whatever religion it may be it will directly prefer the people that follow
that particular faith, which will not give people of others faiths a chance to reach their
full potential, because they do not believe in the same religion. Also with church and
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