"Show me just what Mohammed brought that was new, and there you will find things only evil and inhuman, such as his command to spread by the sword the faith he preached." -Manuel II Paleologus
Jeez goldstate, you aren't already convinced that man is endowed with the potential to accomplish everything you mentioned in your comments? Man is fallen man, but God has not left him alone or helpless in this world.
We are susceptible to death for a reason, and death is where each of us is headed. Death to the living is, as birth to the unborn, another step in the journey of man to the presence of him who is called the Father.
Eradicating war in a world where evil men use war against good men and nations, seems to me under the circumstances to be a futile and rather dangerous goal. There is no sane person who gains pleasure from fighting others, however, it is the height of folly to be anti war in the sense that present anti war folks see it.