Yes, there is that too.We're a threat to their pocketbook and power base. They don't like that, not one little bit.
Nobody puts forth all this effort for a frivolous cause.
Religion is the perfect scam: it purports an imaginary "problem", called "sin".
And claims to have the equally imaginary "cure", called "salvation".
How... very... convenient.
And nobody can question it, either,'cause all the "consequences" allegedly take place after you die.
A perfect setup for the shills; PT Barnum would've understood.