. . . without tything or paying the requisite toll
they are marked as "heretics" and driven from "the kingdom" yet they continue to keep showing up over and over and over
once a religion is "set in stone" then it tends to calcify and become stale -- simply a walk-through auto-pilot means for suppressing spirituality as opposed to enhancing it
God Is Love . . . Religions are about control and control is always about
Christianity was a bunch of spiritual outlaws until Constantine decided to "use it" to win
at which point committees were formed, rules laid down, watchers appointed "to watch" and report
and, ultimately, attack
not to express their spirituality but to protect "their rules"