Introduction of the topic of Secularism with a conversation between Sheldon and Marilin about non-belief in their own lives. Interview with Catherine Dunphy (the former executive director of The Clergy Project), and Mary Johnson (a former member of Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity). Science Report about how research on partial temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) can shed light on some types of religious experiences. Good News report about Drew Beckius, one of the former clergy members who has been helped and supported by The Clergy Project.
SHOW NOTES - EPISODE SIX
CLICK HERE to visit the official web site of The Clergy Project.
CLICK HERE for information about Catherine Dunphy's upcoming book, "From Apostle to Apostate: The Story of the Clergy Project."
CLICK HERE to order Mary Johnson's memoir, "An Unquenchable Thirst."
CLICK HERE to check out the Rational Doubt blog, where members of the Clergy Project post.
CLICK HERE to read more about former evangelical pastor (now atheist) Drew Bekius.