A god that needs to be defended by a man is not a god worthy of being served by men.
Religion must protect itself for it has no Defender.
Religion must speak for itself for it has no Spokesman.
Religion must coerce for it has nothing Attractive in it.
Religion must act for it has no Confidence upon which to rest.
Religion is offense waiting to happen.
Religion cheapens it’s own god by placing bounties on the heads of it’s enemies.
Religion must rule for it has no Ruler.