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Originally posted by Solomons
Religion is a big steamy pile of BS.But it is still around for a reason,probably to do with human psychology.Is it needed? no...Does it add anything worthwile to our society? no....Will it be around for a good while yet? yes.But in all honesty i think people are starting to realise its a dusty old book,good to understand how it shaped alot of our history and how the minds of people worked a long time ago.But it's simple nonsense.A collection of dark age myths and fables with no basis in reality,i have no doubt in a hundred years or so it will have greatly diminished and will be looked upon by people like we do scientology.They will probably be thinking how crazy it was that so many people believed such crap in 2009 when we are just entering a new age of information and technology that will shape the world for centuries to come.
[edit on 31-7-2009 by Solomons]