Blasphemy is the justification for persecuting and murdering anyone who exceeds the official narrative. The official narrative when believed creates a constraint within the mind. That constraint establishes the parameters upon ‘contemplative thought’. If I believe this is ‘good’ and that is ‘bad’ then my devotion to ‘good’ rejects what is ‘bad’. Good and bad is established in religious, legal and moral contexts to be worshipped as personal ‘truth’. In a religious jurisdiction any words or behaviour that exceeds the official narrative can result in an accusation of blasphemy.

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