Sigmund Freud felt that religion was a form of oppression. He said religious people lived in fear of God. The religious believed the only way they could go to heaven is by matching their will with Gods will, even if that will was undesirable.
Hypatia of Alexandria was literally torn to pieces by a "Christian" mob who loved her so much that they wanted to save her from Hell. Beware of Christians who say they love you. Remember, Hypatia died for your sins