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Do We *Really* Believe in the Supernatural?

If we really believe in the supernatural doing things in the world, what’s to keep us from treating mythology in general as cultural memories of a time when demons tried to rule the world and managed to “create” supermen who stood halfway between man and the divine? Maybe there really was a guy like Achilles storming across the plains of Troy in the uncontrollable grip of μηνις, a kind of “cosmic anger” that led to the destruction of an entire civilization and the historical domino-effects of some of the great tragedies and the eventual founding of Rome at the hands of another such superman…

Stranger things happened in the Bible, you know.