Religion is not a delusion but a quest for 'home'. Let's locate this here on earth, says Peter Thompson

I keep meaning to post a link to this Face to faith column from 2007 by Peter Thompson in which he introduces Ernst Bloch and now have finally got round to doing it. Here it is:

Religion is not a delusion but a quest for 'home'. Let's locate this here on earth, says Peter Thompson

Peter Thompson has recently written an excellent introduction to a reprint of Bloch's Atheism in Christianity.

The picture  is of a sculpture called Endlose Treppe by Max Bill, and is dedicated to the Principle of Hope by Bloch.
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