The Dallas-Plano Atheists Meetup Group Message Board › On the history of religion: What if we took religion seriously?
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What if we took religion seriously? is the subject of my latest essay which I offer for discussion here.
The post is too long to quote here, so I'll provide two brief excerpts:
Virtually no one in the West takes religion seriously. This is fortunate, because if people did, there could be no such thing as “Western civilization.” With 82% of Americans professing a belief in God, does this sound like a silly statement? Let me explain.