Rethinking Heaven and Hell: How to Use Religion to Create a Better World
Has the time come to drop religion once and for all? Has reason destroyed all credibility in ideas of the afterlife? Can atheism and Science fulfill the function of cherished religious ideas? Not quite… The rise of science and consequent increase in secularism—particularly the west—is slowly eroding thousand-year-old notions of Heaven and Hell. The Bible is fiction—as are all religious notions of God, Heaven, Hell, Sin, Armageddon, Judgement day, and the like.