Mike the Mad Biologist

Category archives for Camus

Sunday Sermon: The Unbeliever and Christians

Here’s an excerpt from an essay by Albert Camus “The Unbeliever and Christians.” It was originally given as a speech to Dominican monks of Latour-Maubourg in 1948. Just imagine giving this speech to the Southern Baptist Convention. It would be…interesting. Here’s the speech (translation by the Mad Biologist; italics mine):

Religion and Pessimism

Commenting on this post by John Horgan about religion and defeatism, PZ writes: