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Is belief in God a basic instinct?

20 November 2012

Dr Nathalia Gjersoe has carried out research into the developing brain to find out what may lead people to believe in God.4

Dr Nathalia Gjersoe has carried out research into the developing brain to find out what may lead people to believe in God. The research suggests that there are natural instincts that allow very young children to develop a belief in a creator God, and Nathalia says this can also be found in atheists who turn back to God in times of crisis.

Her 4-thought video is available to watch here: Is belief in God a basic instinct?

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