Reason and Religion
All but lost amid the protest to Pope Benedict XVI's speech in September 2006 was the complex point he was trying to make.
The source: “Socrates or Muhammad? Joseph Ratzinger on the Destiny of Reason” by Lee Harris, in The Weekly Standard, Oct. 2, 2006.
All but lost amid the firestorm of responses to Pope Benedict XVI’s September 12 speech about faith and reason was the argument he was trying to advance. Muslims, along with major news outlets, focused most of their attention on a small section of the speech, in which the...