Atheist Nexus Logo

When Religious Leaders Lose Their Faith

Teresa MacBain was pastor of a United Methodist church. In March, she made a confession: She is now an atheist. MacBain, NPR religion correspondent Barbara Bradley Hagerty and Jerry DeWitt, executive director of Recovering from Religion talk about how losing faith changes lives and communities.


http://www.npr.org/2012/05/07/152197685/when-religious-leaders-lose...

Views: 107

Replies to This Discussion

this really is a massive and significant project.  be interesting to see where it goes.

Thanks for the post. I always think of Dan Barker. Minister turned Atheist.

I would love to hear their stories of deconversion.

RSS

Support Atheist Nexus

Donate Today

Donate

 

Help Nexus When You Buy From Amazon

Amazon

Nexus on Social Media:

Latest Activity

Dyslexic's DOG replied to ecisco's discussion Kids and God
58 minutes ago
Patricia replied to ecisco's discussion Kids and God
1 hour ago
Dyslexic's DOG replied to ecisco's discussion Kids and God
1 hour ago
Ryan Shields posted a blog post
1 hour ago
sk8eycat replied to Patricia's discussion Prayer Invalidated
1 hour ago
Patricia replied to ecisco's discussion Going Clear
1 hour ago
Patricia replied to Patricia's discussion Prayer Invalidated
1 hour ago
sk8eycat commented on moJoe's group Atheist News
1 hour ago

© 2015   Atheist Nexus. All rights reserved. Admin: Richard Haynes.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service