Secularism portrays itself as a neutral worldview that allowed for open exchange of ideas and way of life outside the laws of the Church. In reality, it has reconfigured the way we think about and experience the world. Imam Tom Facchine invites Dr. Zara Khan back on the show to analyze the history of secularism and where it has left us today.
0:00 – Introduction
1:28 – Roots of secularism in European Christian history
17:30 – Rise of secularism through the Enlightenment
23:44 – How does secularism define religion?
39:43 – Does secularism reduce violence?
48:00 – Does secularism limit political expression?
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