Leading atheist publishes secular Bible

This sounds interesting,,,

Essentially it’s just a compendium of Grayling’s favourite writings which he believes provide inspiration, consolation, etc etc.

We could probably all do this ourselves… if only we had the time. And he’s a very intelligent bloke…

Whatever, I know I shall be reading it at some point… definitely for academic reasons, if not also for personal interest

Leading atheist publishes secular Bible By Jessica Ravitz, CNN The question arose early in British academic A.C. Grayling’s career: What if those ancient compilers who’d made Bibles, the collected religious texts that were translated, edited, arranged and published en masse, had focused instead on assembling the non-religious teachings of civilization’s greatest thinkers? What if the book that billions have turned to for ethical guidance wasn’t tied to commandments from God or any one … Read More

via CNN Belief Blog


About Chris

Scholar of religion/nonreligion... PhD Student (Lancaster University), blogger, singer, actor, thinker... Northern Irish living in Scotland. Co-founder of The Religious Studies Project. Director at the NSRN. Baritone masquerading as a tenor. Vegetarian for no particular reason.

2 responses to “Leading atheist publishes secular Bible”

  1. Derek Williams says :

    Me too! Thanks for posting.

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