- Most Americans fail a simple test of religious knowledge.
- Much of what is going on in the world today is shaped in large part by religion.
- Therefore, religion should be taught as a core component of public education.
I must say that I agree with him. Knowing the difference between Sunni and Shiah, for instance, is just as important as knowing the location of England and France on a globe. In today's world, perhaps even more so.
The article may be found here: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/17439043/site/newsweek/
If you want to take his Religious Literacy quiz, you can go straight to this link.