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Tricycle: The Buddhist Review
Religion and Philosophy
"Not long ago I taught a seminar on science and religion that required three fo the most widely read gospels of the so-called new atheism: Richard Dawkin's The God Delusion, Daniel Dennett's Breaking the Spell, and Sam Harris's The End of Faith. As I read along, I found the Buddhist in myself in large agreement. after all, Gotama himself had been highly skeptical of the God-idea, involving as it often did an onmipotence he could not square with either the world's suffering or his belief in human freedom." ~ from the article
Novak, Philip, "Buddhist Thoughts on The Battle for God: Is Fundamentalism a Good Reason to Ditch Religion?" (2009). Collected Faculty and Staff Scholarship. 138.
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