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And the Christian hypothesis, among all the theist hypotheses available, seems to me, at present, to be the most coherent of all (they can't all be right!).

Intellectually, can you step back and appreciate the fact that most people just happen to view the religion of the immediate society they've been born into (ie, not necessarily their immediate family but also those around them in their early life) the very same way?

To me, it seems like that should immediately suggest that this feeling is a result of nurture and not nature, and that one should seriously question its objectivity.

Fri, 01 Feb 2008 18:35:00 UTC | #114603