What Causes Religion and Superstitions?, in the following sections:
The False and Conflicting Experiences of Mankind: How Other Peoples' Experience Contradict Our Own Beliefs, in the following sections:
Errors in Thinking: Cognitive Errors, Wishful Thinking and Sacred Truths, in the following sections:
Why Are There So Many Religious People? Parents, Local Culture and Inertia, in the following sections:
Religion as the Result of Human Mythmaking, in the following sections:
Human Story Telling: The Poor Accuracy of Oral Transmission, in the following sections:
God's Methods of Communication: Universal Truth Versus Hebrew and Arabic, in the following sections:
God Does Not Need Prayer, Prophets, Souls, Evangelists Nor Religion: 3. Evangelism
Religion, Violence, Crime and Mass Suicide: 1.2. The Role of Strange Beliefs
Souls do not Exist: Evidence from Science & Philosophy Against Mind-Body Dualism: 4.3. Out of Body Experiences (OBEs)
Mass Belief and the False Consensus Effect: Everyone Believes It So It Must Be True!
Subjectivism and Phenomenology: Is Objective Truth Obtainable?: 4. Thinking Errors
The Christian Holy Bible: 3. How Would the True God Convey a Message to All?
Atheism and Secularism: 5. Intellectualism and Atheism
Pseudoscience and Health: The World of Alternatives (to Truth): 3.5. The Enthusiasm of Amateurs: Freethought Without Skeptical Thinking Leads to Deception
Experiences of God are Illusions, Derived from Malfunctioning Psychological Processes: 1. People Have False Experiences
Fundamentalism and Literalism in World Religions: 2. Why Question Beliefs? The Descent Into Uncompromising Fundamentalism
Religion in the United Kingdom: Diversity, Trends and Decline
Religion and Intelligence
Anti-Religious Forces: Specific Factors Fuelling Secularisation: 2.5. Intelligence and Education
Pascal's Wager is Safer in Reverse: Picking a Religion is Dangerous Business: 1.2. Be Strong and Have Doubt
Hallucinations, Sensory Deprivation and Fasting: The Physiological Causes of Religious and Mystical Experiences: 1. People Have False Experiences
Spotting Bad Science
Why do People Join New Religious Movements?: 1. Simple Answers and Meaning
Broken Toys and Magical Thinking: 1. Fixing Our Broken Toys is Often Too Difficult
Scientific Theories Must Make Way for New Evidence: 1. Errors in Thinking: Cognitive Errors, Wishful Thinking and Sacred Truths
Some People Become Religious to Aid Motivation to Reform Their Behaviour: 1. Simple Answers in a Complex World
Why are Our Memories Unreliable?: 4. Thinking Errors
Simple Answers in a Complex World: What Causes Religion?
Free Speech and Defamation of Religion: 2. The Benefits of Questioning Ideas Outweigh Religious Sensitivities
Science and Religion: 4. Intelligence Acting Against Religion
United Kingdom: National Successes and Social Failures
Poor Science: When Wayward Scientists and Psuedoscience Skew the Truth: 1. Spotting Bad Science
Astrology: Do Observed Positions of the Planets Influence Our Lives in Mystical Ways?: 6. Thinking Errors
Eckankar: The Religion of the Light and Sound of God, The Ancient Science of Soul Travel: 6. Soul Travel (Astral Projection)
The Internet and Religion: 5. How Would A Monotheistic God Talk to Us All If Not Through a Website?
What is Skepticism and Its Values?: 1. The Problem: We are Easily Mistaken
Time to Move On: Religion Has Cost Too Much: 3.1. Religion is Bad for Intelligence
Out of Body Experiences (OBEs): Astral Projection or Soul Travelling?