“Oh, you can’t help that. We’re all mad here.”
Thanks for the good information. We’ll have to agree to disagree on the extent of the effects of lobbying (for now, I’m still reading your linked material), but I appreciate you sharing some different ideas, especially backed with sources.
Many sects do, also means many sects don’t. I like your allegorical reading of Genesis. I think we’re pretty much on the same page here regarding evil. I agree that definition is a poor choice and a fiction. Thanks for the thoughful response.