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Should We Be Cheering Religion’s Demise?

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AlterNet: Religious Institutions Are Ruled By the Morally Bankrupt — But Should We Be Cheering Religion’s Demise?

…while the Protestant church and reformed Judaism have not replicated the perfidiousness of the Catholic bishops, who protect child-molesting priests, they have little to say in an age when we desperately need moral guidance.

God may not be dead, but She’s probably got a terrible pain in the butt.

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Author: Bill

Birder, cat-lover, pilot, poet. Former lounge lizard, pauper, pagan, lifeguard, chauffeur,cop and martial artist, turned pacifist addiction writer. Tries to be a good husband, father and brother, and makes a decent friend. Likes to take pictures. Stumbling down the Middle Path, one day at a time.

One thought on “Should We Be Cheering Religion’s Demise?

  1. People will still let belief in god and the afterlife rule their lives. In other words, we’ll still have terrorism in the name of god.

    Reality isn’t for sissies, Ben. Some people will fight it tooth and nail, and others will always be there to turn the fear into a tool.

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