• December 8, 2014

20. BAT Why do people take up religions, persist with them, and abandon them ? [suggested by Thor]

What­ev­er you think of reli­gions per­son­al­ly, or any par­tic­u­lar reli­gion, they seem to have been around forever amongst (most) humans, and seem unlike­ly to go away entire­ly amongst the species as a whole. Clear­ly though, par­tic­u­lar cul­tures in var­i­ous his­tor­i­cal phas­es have many mem­bers who are attract­ed to reli­gions or sub­sti­tute ide­olo­gies, but tend to…

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