It's worth noting, going back to Doug's OP, that white evangelical Christians and Mormons both score better on questions about Christianity than atheists and agnostics. Not by a lot, of course. But the Christians know next to nothing about other religions.
On Tue, Sep 28, 2010 at 11:33 AM, C. G. Estabrook <galliher at illinois.edu>wrote:
> Eagleton of course is talking about the Cultured Despisers - "Ditchkins."
> That the "irreligious know nothing about theology" does not entail that the
> religious know much about it.