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Hardwired?

Atheists Hardwired For Faith? Nope by Jeremy E. Sherman.

Is God dead? New psychological research counters: Is atheism dead? Studies suggest that even people who claim to be committed atheists tacitly hold religious beliefs, such as in the existence of “immortal souls,” and “higher powers,” evidence that suggests to some that “religion is hardwired into our genes.”

As an atheist, I’ll argue that rumors of our death are greatly exaggerated. And yet we atheists aren’t on as firm ground as we claim. Most atheists think that evolutionary theory as its popularly understood yields a complete explanation for life. But they’re wrong.

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