Margaret Atwood on why Jesus didn't write anything down


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By Alexander Carpenter

What is true?

Margaret Atwood discusses human myth and the difference between the letter and the spirit. I thought her observations about religious questions and grammatical tense continues the conversation that many of you have been creating.

What do you think about her point that "we like the story with God because it's more like us?"


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://spectrummagazine.org/node/4356