Religious Myths

Title Author Body
Religious moderation is superior to fundamentalism Sam Harris

It actually provides no defense against the abuses of fundamentalism, so religious moderation could be said to covertly enable and support fundamentalism.

The world was created in approximately 4000 BCE. Bishop Usher

This is extrapolated from a literal reading of the Bible, based on assumptions about date and ages of patriarchs and all those "begats".

Bishop Usher was the first to come up with a comprehensive scheme, but this concept is an assumption for most fundamentalist Christians.