Question: The Cult of Beauty – Ignored Because of My Appearance & Status

Anonymous asked:

Bringing up your old post about how people could care and pray more for the more attractive/popular people? If I’m a victim of that and want to confront the pastor ostracizing and ignoring me, how should I go about it? I feel the pastor would retort back saying “NOT TRUE!” and awkwardly I wouldn’t have anything else to say. (pastor is a fiery-spirited one) I’ve been holding this pain for almost 2-3 years and its been too unbearable. My pride is hurt as a christian and as a person. Please help.

Hey my dear beloved friend, you’re referring to this post:

– Giving A Person More Attention Because They’re Attractive: And We All Do It

I honestly did not expect such a big reaction to it, and it’s been the only one I’ve written on WordPress that ended up on their Frontpage Freshly Pressed.

I have to say first that I’m really sorry this has happened to you, and I’m certain all of us have categorized people like this way more than we’d like to admit.

Please also know that your pastor is most likely not doing this on purpose, because the Cult of Beauty has been so deeply ingrained into our everyday values that it’s almost a reflex.

First let’s recognize the issue, because most people are blind to this. You’ll know that the Cult of Beauty is happening because —

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