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Powers of Religious Belief?

The strength of religious belief is prodigious. People dedicate their lives, not eat certain foods (or not eat at all), refrain from sex, even sacrifice their lives—all for their religious beliefs. What drives such non-natural subjugation? Is this evidence for the truth of religion? Or for mental traits once purposeful in evolution but now misdirected?

 

Powers of Religious Belief?

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