Thursday, May 17, 2007
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former." - Albert Einstein
Two recent blurbs from an article in this week's New Yorker make me wonder why I have spent the past year studying the Bible:
'...A large survey in 2001 found that more than half of American Catholics, Episcopalians, Lutherans, Methodists, and Presbyterians believed that Jesus sinned—thus rejecting a central dogma of their own churches...'
'...Surveys by the Barna Research Group, a Christian organization, have found that most Christians don’t know who preached the Sermon on the Mount...'