Neuroscience Of Religion

I was wondering what people think of Neurotheology, or the study of Religion through Neuroscience.

It seems to me that different states of consciousness associated with various aspects of religious and spiritual experiences might have neurological co-relates in the structure and function of the brain.

It also brings me to the idea that maybe a skeptical or atheistic frame of mind might also have correlation to other types of neural states and brain functions.

I don’t know if there is a spectrum between neurology of spirituality and skepticism/atheism, or if they are different things.

Anyway, as an armchair enthusiast of science, I find this stuff to be interesting.

Here is a link to the relevant Wikipedia article:

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