Mythology

Mythologies
A book collection of mythologies: Egyptian mythology, Christian mythology, Islam mythology, Norse mythology, Roman mythology, Greek mythology, most of which are derived from the Egyptian Book of the Dead.
In terminology, mythology (TR=171) is the study of myths or allegorical narratives, often dealing with God, gods, demigods, and or legendary heroes or stories, or admixtures thereof, of a particular people, or of popular beliefs or assumptions that have grown up around someone, something, or some phenomena.

Jefferson
The following quote(Ѻ) by Thomas Jefferson on religion as fables and mythologies, shown in a 2011 fence-protected holiday display, made by Atheists United, in Santa Monica, California:

Thomas Jefferson (religion)

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Quotes
The following are related quotes:

“It is impossible for anyone to dispel his fear over the most important matters, if he does not know what is the nature of the universe, but instead suspects something that happens in myth. Therefore, it is impossible to obtain unmitigated pleasure without natural science.”
Epicurus (c.280BC), opening quote to Victor Stenger’s God and the Atom [1]

Fables should be taught as fables, myths as myths, and miracles as poetic fancies. To teach superstitions as truth is a most terrible thing. The child mind accepts and believes them, and only through great pain and perhaps tragedy can he or she be in after years relieved of them. The reason for this is that a superstition is so intangible a thing that you cannot get at it to refute it.”
Hypatia (c.400)

See also
Comparative mythology and religion
Religio-mythology

References
1. Stenger, Victor J. (2013). God and the Atom: From Democritus to the Higgs Boson: the Story of a Triumphant Idea (pg. 11). Prometheus Books.

External links
Mythology – Wikipedia.

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