Posted by sigismund on April 18, 2011, at 18:56:56
In reply to trying to believe, posted by floatingbridge on April 17, 2011, at 19:10:05
>Yet we reserve a different status for ourselves, that we are worth saving.
Not all of us, and not all religions either. Shinto, Taoism? I doubt it. Buddhism is different, the desert religions different again, the ones who believe in salvation.
I enjoyed this on the subject....
"Straw Dogs. Thoughts on Humans and Other Animals" by John Gray.