Survey: Most Britons believe religion does more harm than good
An overwhelming number of Britons believe religion does more harm than good while non-believers outnumber believers by nearly two to one, an ICM poll suggested.
Eighty-two percent of the 1,006 adults questioned for the left-leaning Guardian newspaper in the run up to Christmas said they saw religion as a cause of division and tension between people compared to 16 percent who disagreed.
At a time when Britain's multi-cultural, multi-faith model, their outward symbols and culture are under the microscope after last year's home-grown Islamist extremist suicide bombings, 63 percent said they were not religious.
Some 33 percent said they were religious. Older people and women were the most likely to believe in a god: 37 percent of women said they were religious compared to 29 percent of men....
Well, even Christianity's Founder, Jesus himself, warned about the division which would come between the true faith(Christian) and the pretenders. But does it do harm? Sure, it harms the devil's agenda, but that's the purpose of Christ and his kingdom. This is a spiritual battle.