Religion Prof: The Blog of James F. McGrath
The Blog of Dr. James F. McGrath, Clarence L. Goodwin Chair in New Testament Language and Literature at Butler University, Indianapolis
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It’s tough getting bamboozled. I think Sagan is right: sometimes it’s just easier to pretend you WEREN’T suckered than to accept the truth and evolve. I recently joked that Heaven itself might seem like a bamboozle for some people on the other side of eternity:
Thanks for the great post! You’ve been on a roll lately!
The Carl Sagan quote is explained by the theory of cognitive dissonance.
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