Original Sin and the Origin of Morality

(Brother Richard) – Richard Haynes:

The concept of “original sin” is possibly the most wicked doctrine of traditional Christianity. The very thought that a newborn is innately evil, and therefore condemned to an eternity of torture, is (pardon the pun) unforgivable. It stems from the – not so new – creationist question concerning the origins of morality. …


Lucas Cranach the Elder: Adam and Eve, 1533


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