Sure to stir more questions and pushback, this article in “The Conversation” is worth a read.
“So what happens to a person’s morality and values when they lose faith?”
“Together, these projects show that the religion residue effect is real. The morals and values of religious dones are more similar to those of religious Americans than they are to the morals and values of other nonreligious Americans.”
Religious “Dones.” I think that’s a good term.
“Religion residue.” Makes me smile.