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I am going to affirm that those ideals are the most potent and significant element
in the religion of the Western World to-day. It is true that many individual Western
religions contain some elements in addition to these — some of them good, ...
In other words, religion was its shibboleth, not its cause. It represented simply the
terrific struggle of a group of northern princes to free themselves from the yoke of
a southern power which had used the machinery of a religious organization for ...
But I realize that in the world of to-day science is in the ascendant, while the
religious impulse is in eclipse. This decay of religious faith is, I think, a reaction
from what is false within the current religious creeds. Throughout the ages,
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Autobiographical essays by Einstein, Bertrand Russell, Dewey, Dreiser, H.G. Wells, Nansen, James Jeans, Babbitt, Arthur Keith, James Adams, H.L. Mencken, Julia Peterkin, Lewis Mumford, G.J. Nathan, Hu ... Read full review