In Europe, belief in organised religion continues to decline as science advances. Yet strangely interest in everything from ley lines to solstice rituals is on the rise. Should we dismiss this as empty fantasy? Or is there in nature something essential to ourselves, beyond science and beyond monotheistic religion? Listen to this 40 minute conversation between a sociologist, atheist and novelist as they focus on 3 questions – why is interest in spirituality increasing, does spirituality hold answers science doesn’t and do we need a new spirituality and, if so, what should it look like?
Please copy and paste to watch: Video from the Institute of Art and Ideas
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