I'm glad you finally moved into the Halfway House at the Salvation Army
How? you're still asleep in the poppy fields.
Perhaps Marx was right in saying "religion is the opium of the people"?
But such a 'drug' if we use the metaphor is rather complex granted human psychology and the trapping that can come with religion. Religion as used in either a negative or positive way is the mediating factor here, the underpinnings and propositions of one's theology can have their effect for better or worse.