What is the nature of religion’s role in the history of ideas? Should atheists or people of other faiths talk about a faith community in which they don’t participate? Is there a looming backlash against critical thinking in regards to religion? How is bibilical archaeology hurt by the need to validate itself?
And what does Stephen Colbert have to do with Lent?
Thomas Whitley and Sam Harrelson tackle these questions and many more in this week’s Thinking Religion.