Maybe because they're so unsatisfied in their faith that they wish to transmit their hate and disappointment to others?<quoted text>
And here we have yet another example of that christian "love."
Is it any wonder that so many refuse to believe in it?
It's very spiritually unhealthy to be religious simply out of fear of spiritual repercussions -- a most loathsome form of hypocrisy-- as opposed to being religious out of a confidence in one's situation and ability to explore and learn about the faith.
This is why "God fearing people" are among the most spiritually and emotionally contemptible of peoples; they are disservice to worldwide faith as well as emotional and psychological health.