Does the scientific study of religion explain what religion is? Even after years of inquiry, are we closer to the facts that would allow philosophical closure on many of the questions between Philosophy and Theology? Is anyone really looking for those answers, on both sides of the question?
Indeed, many people are. Led by Dr. Justin Mcbrayer, nine other world-renowned philosohers and theologians are undertaking the Explaining Religion Project, with the goals of grasping the definition of what religion truly is.