For Hobbes, religion is not inherently beneficial for society. Instead, good theology is required in order to make religion useful.
Author information: David Soper is a recent graduate from Carleton College where he studied political science. He hopes to continue his studies in political theory at the Ph.D. level.
"The Role of Christianity in Hobbes’s Political Project,"
Compass: An Undergraduate Journal of American Political Ideas: Vol. 2:
1, Article 2.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.jsu.edu/compass/vol2/iss1/2