Would The World Be A Better Place Without Religion?

“Imagine no religion” sang John Lennon, in a song that has become something of a secular anthem. But would the world be a better place without religion? Would an atheistic, secular world be a happier, more peaceful place — or does history show us something quite different? And besides, what do mean by the word ‘religion’ anyway?


Please share this video widely with friends or family and for more Short Answers videos, visit solas-cpc.org/shortanswers/, subscribe to our YouTube channel or visit us on Twitter Instagram or Facebook.


Short Answers is a viewer-supported video series: if you enjoy them, please help us continue to make them by donating to Solas. Visit our Donate page and choose “Digital Media Fund” under the Campaign/Appeal button.