Who’s afraid of the Enlightenment?

A painting shows people gathered around one reading Voltaire.

“Nature and Nature’s laws lay hid in night: God said, Let Newton be! And all was light.” Alexander Pope’s epitaph for the renowned English philosopher and mathematician did not make it to his tomb in …

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The impact of church attendance on spiritual beliefs

A white church with a steeple and surrounded by trees is seen across a green lawn.

Regular church attendance holds a paramount position in shaping and deepening one’s religious beliefs and spiritual understanding. In a manner akin to the importance placed on attending academic classes for knowledge acquisition, consistent attendance at …

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