Date: August 12, 2017 03:05PM
Because we're basically monkeys who learned how to talk and perceive. We figured out how the sun shines, but why would we know more about the eternities than a house cat or a house plant? There's really no reason.
Creation is a semantic game. We know nature "created" us. Some stoned guy talking to a bush in the desert extrapolated a bit, which was good for a while. Until we figured out genetics enough.
Religion isn't the foundation of culture. It's an artifact of culture. You can wear it like a hat, or not. To me, it's like Ren's "happy helmet" so I think not.