Assume that both are true

Syncretism is the act of integrating new cultural ideas into the ones that already exist. It’s very common in the evolution of religious practice. Instead of ‘this’ or ‘that’, the answer might be ‘both’. Sometimes, we’re so eager to fight off a new idea (to protect an old one) that we miss an opportunity to […]


This entry originally appeared at seths.blog/2021/09/assume-that-both-are-true, and may be a summary or abridged version.