Joined: May 2006
I'm still here - I've peeked on the thread from time to time over the past year, but not had anything new to contribute.
I would like to see the discussion resume - the dangers of religiosity to children is a topic near to my heart.
Interesting comments on displacement, Ichthyic -- isn't that almost by definition what much of Christian dogma is supposed to encourage in believers -- the faith that the guilt for their sins as been assumed by Jesus, and they are redeemed through his sacrifice?
Conversation should be pleasant without scurrility, witty without affectation, free without indecency, learned without conceitedness, novel without falsehood. - Shakespeare (reputedly)