Roundup: Religion for atheists
An enduringly useful guide.
Popular British philosophical essayist Alain de Botton grew up in a “committedly atheistic” family, but finds religion interesting and even valuable for what it can teach us.
Alain de Botton’s attempt to encourage secular society to steal religion’s most fruitful ideas.
The underlying theme is de Botton’s religiously inspired awareness of human childishness.