1. Religion & Spirituality

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:


was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

Most Emailed Articles

The Bible and Suicide

What Justifies the Existence of War?

User Poll

Defenders of war have used a number of different arguments to justify its continued existence: it promotes martial values, it promotes certain social values, it has great economic benefits, it has produced many scientific advances, and finally it has been argued that it is a necessary evil. Which, if any, of these do you find compelling?

Poll on what reasons, if any, justify the existence of war:


More User Polls:

Background Information:

Explore Agnosticism/Atheism
By Category
    atheismAgnosticism/AtheismreligionReligion & Spiritualityb950ed3ff07a30618002ea15b950ed949ecfb8f32f00cfcchttp://atheism.about.comod526F6F745577liveAustin Clineatheismguide2r0000RJzNIP11970-01-0110/od/index.htm0526F6F741approved/od
  1. About.com
  2. Religion & Spirituality
  3. Agnosticism/Atheism

©2015 About.com. All rights reserved.