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I might or might not. It would depend on context.
What I WOULD do (and am now) is point out how colloquial turns of phrase demonstrate how religion can permeate a cultural unconscious, motivating individuals and structuring their presuppositions.
In your case, it's just subtle evidence. of this cultural/historical influence.
Has it made YOU a better person in any way and, through you, improved the culture?
BTW, how is your mom?