“When one percent fewer Americans each year claim a Christian affiliation, that marks decline. When most denominations and congregations report declining membership and attendance, that marks decline. When more and more congregations close their doors forever, that marks decline. And when the youngest generation shows the greatest disaffiliation trend, that marks a decline likely to have lasting impact.” - David Gushee
The Thinker's Manifesto: Bertrand Russell's Ten Commandments -- Written in contrast to the Bible's ten steps to salvation, British philosopher Bertrand Russell provides his New York Times readers with the tools for independent thought and anti-establishment living.