While compiling today, I read an interesting question from a comment on Michael Shermers blog:
Dinesh says Christianity gave us our values. I think people gave Christianity it’s values.
What a wonderful and provacative question. Could we humans have obtained our values but for Christ?
I love the idea that many of the values we have could have been obtained by humans, and claimed by Christianity.
Religion and Self-Deception - I just finished The Folly of Fools: The Logic of Deceit and Self-Deception in Human Life (Basic Books, 2011) by Robert Trivers, a Professor of Anthropology...
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