God’s Funeral
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God’s Funeral

Seeing Through Religion’s Branding of the Sublime

Why religion’s take on the numinous isn’t the thing itself

You know how some brand names become so popular that we mistake those companies’ products for the functions themselves? Think of Band-Aids, Kleenex, or Google. These are so strongly associated with adhesive bandages, tissues, and search engines, respectively, that we can hardly…

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Benjamin Cain

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.