Ethical Humanist Society of The Triangle

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Felix Adler, who helped found Ethical Culture over a century ago, said it was a religion for those who are religiously inclined and a philosophy for those who are not (and today “spiritual” might better capture what the phrase “religiously […]

A fundamental philosophical question for those of us who do not base morality on a deity is what to base it on instead. One possibility is to try to base ethics on science. Certainly scientific knowledge, along with other kinds […]

Humanism is my "religion." There are no supernatural agents to appeal to for help. To quote Alder "We are to regenerate society primarily by regenerating the one individual member of society for whom we are responsible [ourselves]."

The Supreme Court ruling on Hobby Lobby is being hailed by the political right as a victory for religious freedom, and by the political left as a slippery slope down on the way to religious tyranny.   Americans United for […]

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    a humanistic congregational community promoting the cultivation of ethical values founded on reason and science and inspired by the love of humanity.