Why Do People Believe What
About God, Religion and Philosophy?
Presented Tuesday, July
17th, 2003 at the
28th Annual National Wellness Conference
|This session will explore a variety of theories as to the origins of
religious/spiritual/philosophical beliefs. Examples of ancient as well as
modern beliefs will be discussed. Discussion will include the principle of
separation of church and state.
Who believes what?
Participants will be able:
|1. To be able to identify three theories as to the evolution of
2. To be able to identify arguments for and against the existence of God.
3. To be able to identify examples of faith based research related to wellness and health care interventions.
4. To be able to identify objectives of the secular humanism movement.
|Council for Secular Humanism||Belief-O-Matic||What Secular Humanists Believe|
|The Secular Web||Secular Humanism - Excluding God from Schools & Society||What is Secular Humanism?|
Freedom from Religion Foundation