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Atheist in a Mixed Family

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jedi Wanderer Apr 4, 2012. 7 Replies

I've always been an atheist. I grew up in a family that never went to church, and there was no indoctrination of any sort at all. I even got into some trouble with a friend who was religious when his…Continue

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Atheist "Beliefs"

Posted on December 12, 2011 at 11:42pm 8 Comments

I think it is time to redefine “belief”, or at least to limit its use a little. While it is true that the dictionary defines belief as “an acceptance that a statement is true or that something exists”, in many cases people seem to add “as a matter of faith” or “in spite of a lack of evidence”.

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At 5:36pm on April 4, 2012, Steph S. said…

Hi there Leland! I read your discussion and I am in a similar situation. I hoped you got everything worked out ok.

At 8:42pm on December 12, 2011, Steph S. said…

Greetings! Welcome to the site!

At 2:41pm on December 12, 2011, Dr. Terence Meaden said…

Hi Leland and welcome to this wonderful world of atheist truth and peace.

We invite you to make good friends by joining the busy group "ORIGINS: Universe, Astronomy, Life, Earth, Humans, Religion, Gods, Atheism, Evolution, Darwin..." with 580 discussion topics and nearly 3200 members.
http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/originsuniverselifehumankindanddarwin
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At 11:03pm on December 11, 2011, Ruth Anthony-Gardner said…

Welcome, Leland! Glad you could join us. :D

Please consider joining a group to meet people and talk about anything that's on your mind, Hang With Friends.

At 10:43pm on December 11, 2011, Sentient Biped said…

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