Nothing is sadder than a person blindly following the dogma of religion. Each of us was given a unique piece of the infinite puzzle that contributes to our greater understanding of the Universe as a whole. Religion teaches to discard our own piece of that puzzle in order to follow somebody else’s.
The Empowered person recognises that however a person believes the Universe works, they are correct.
One of the biggest mistakes we make is to think we are separate and external from nature when nature is really all there is.