"We already rely on ourselves by default, whether you're religious or not. The religious just deprave themselves of confidence by giving every last shred of confidence to their imaginary friend.
I however will immediately turn to the people I…"
"Well there is a bit of truth to it. Like I rely on myself to get through the rough times instead of a god. Why do people need to lessen themselves when they go through some rough time and make it out on the other side?"
A religion old or new, that stressed the magnificence of the universe as revealed by modern science, might be able to draw forth reserves of reverence and awe hardly tapped by the conventional faiths. Sooner or later, such a religion will emerge.See More