faith in America is no faith at all. And now
some atheists think they need a church. (...)
Many atheist sects are experimenting with
building new, human-centered quasi-religious
organizations, much like Ethical Culture. They
aim to remove God from the church, while leaving
the church, at least large parts of it, standing.
But this impulse is fueling a growing schism
New York Magazine , article "If God Is Dead, Who
Gets His House?", by Sean McManus Published Apr
Among the religions in this country which do not
teach what would generally be considered a belief in
the existence of God are Buddhism, Taoism, Ethical
Culture, Secular Humanism, and others.
USA Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black, case
of Torcaso vs Watkins (1961)