All businesses sell hope. For laundry detergents, that means hope that your clothes will be the cleanest, nicest-smelling clothes they can be. The Catholic church is a business too, and for the church, hope means eternal life (MUCH more impressive than clean clothes). The church also sells a ready-made community you can belong to, and a clergy that will guide you through difficult times.
But, because hope may not be enough to keep its customers, the church also uses fear. Yes, here it is the 21st century, and the Catholic church is still using fear to keep its members from trying other products.
One product the Catholic church doesn’t want its members trying? Yoga.Read More