February, 2012

A Convenient Fiction

Posted on: February 14th, 2012 by robert No Comments

 

“He who does not bring to the study of religion a sort of religious sentiment cannot speak about it. He is like a blind man trying to talk about colour.” Emil Durkheim

“Religion is an illusion and it derives its strength from the fact it falls in with our instinctual desires.” Freud

The wild-eyed black woman, dressed in her Sunday best of twin set and pearls, gripped mercilessly onto the hand bars of the bus as though she was clutching on for life over a trap door into the fiery flames of hell.... Read More