> I feel sorry for you.
> I see now that I will not be able to
> persuade you that religion has a place in society.
You've got that right.
> The characters in the NT are legends? Like King Arthur
> Merlin I guess.
Exactly. But these fictional characters still have merit. Although Jesus too is fictional, I still believe he has merit! You see, I'm not so bad after all.
> By argument weak therefore shout louder. I was simply
> drawing attention to a character trait found in many dogmatic
> people who fail to begin to open their mind to anything other
> than what is already in it. Dogmatic people will continually
> assert their mantras and ignore all evidence that contradicts
> their point of view. Or perhaps more applicably here deny
> that there ever was any evidence!
A bit like Peter thrice denying Jesus, hehe.