Is the etymology of the word "religion" (supernatural constraint) of interest to you?

Etymology: Middle English religioun, from Anglo-French religiun, Latin religion-, religio supernatural constraint, sanction, religious practice, perhaps from religare to restrain, tie back
http://www.m-w.com/dictionary/religion
Update: For those interested...to my everlasting shame I flunked out of Star Fleet Academy!
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