Why Religion Refuses to Fade Away, and How to Keep It from Doing So https://mosaicmagazine.com/picks/religion-holidays/2023/04/why-religion-refuses-to-fade-away-and-how-to-keep-it-from-doing-so/

April 26, 2023 | Patrick Deneen, Meir Soloveichik, Jonathan Silver
About the author: Meir Soloveichik is the rabbi of Congregation Shearith Israel and the director of the Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought at Yeshiva University. His website, containing all of his media appearances, podcasts, and writing, can be found at meirsoloveichik.com. Jonathan Silver is the editor of Mosaic, the host of the Tikvah Podcast, the Warren R. Stern Senior Fellow of Jewish Civilization, and the Chief Programming officer of Tikvah.

Poll after poll shows that ever fewer Americans are making religious belief and practice part of their lives. At the same time, many religious institutions continue to flourish, and faith plays a prominent role in public life. Are traditional Jews and Christians doomed to live as marginal minorities reliant on majority toleration? Patrick Deneen and Meir Soloveichik discuss this question and the present relationship between religion and politics in the U.S. more broadly. (Moderated by Jonathan Silver. Video, 109 minutes.)

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