Category Archives: Robert Bellah

Rest in Peace: Robert Bellah (1927-2013)

True. “A second contribution of this volume is Bellah’s understanding of religion itself. Unlike many of the present-day attempts to explain religion away as if the term has no intrinsic meaning, Bellah demurs.” “In his new book, the notion [understanding … Continue reading

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Speaking of the Templeton Foundation

Much has been written about Robert Bellah’s new book, Religion in Human Evolution.  It has mostly received very good reviews.  Just to emphasize again the point of my last post and the Templeton Foundation, it appears that Bellah’s book was … Continue reading

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