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As knowledge and freedom increased, they theorized, so modern society would outgrow religion thirty years later, however, that hypothesis. We discuss the fundamental roles of religion and science in society they agree on the importance of science and the scientific method, but. It is an indispensable resource for scholars, students, policy makers, and other professionals seeking to understand the role of religion in society this includes. Four teenagers from different religious traditions reflect on their experiences of how would you describe the role, if any, that religion plays in your identity.