It is not surprising, given the nature of religious claims about ultimate truth that religious disagreements have often led to conflict. In this realm, ideas and beliefs you disagree with aren’t just misguided, they are dangerous and those deluded by them must pose a dire threat, right?
Well, as it turns out, wrong.
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