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(46) Samantha's divine traits are clearly different from the Western monotheistic God. She is not complete or perfect, and she is constantly growing.
"Leading a Polytheistic Faith to the Monotheistic God: A Study in Identifying Barriers to the Gospel in a Chinese Buddhist Community and Ways to Overcome Those Barriers." D.Miss.
As we will see, Tibi urges a somewhat confused synthesis of these opposite alternatives, and does not explain how a scientific secular culture that believes in causality can be combined with religious beliefs that attribute all events to divine will and submission to a supposedly omnipotent monotheistic god.
At first he asserts, very much in the vein of Dawkins and Hitchens, that faith in one God is itself the source of evil: "Every single religion that has a monotheistic god ends up by persecuting other people and killing them because they don't accept him" Asked about the crimes committed by atheistic totalitarian regimes, Pullman responds that "they functioned psychologically in exactly the same way," with their own sacred texts and exalted prophets: "The fact that they proclaimed that there was no God didn't make any difference: it was a religion, and they acted in the way any totalitarian religious system would."