"Hi Paul, I too lost my spouse, and stopped believing in god at about the same time.
I've got a few blog posts that talk about that experience and also in insensitive ways believers try to deal with someone else's tragedy. Hope you…"
"Loss of a loved one is a most tragic event in a man's life and making a crude remark on the subject shows utter disregard for a most common sense of decency. A mere idea of such a loss makes me emotionally disturbed. Please accept my…"
"Paul, and others who are grieving,
I would like to invite you to join Grief Beyond Belief, a faith-free grief support network for atheists and other grieving nonbelievers. It is currently only on Facebook, although there are plans for an…"
"I recently went to the funeral of a second cousin of my parents(or something...family is weird in the south). He'd recently gotten married, he was apparently a dude who loved to cook and party and drink and go to Biker Rallies and My mom was…"
"Hi Paul, I'm sorry to hear about your loss. Take it easy. I hope that you can still see meaning in staying alive. My husband always says that if you're fit and healthy but feel like ending it all - don't waste your…"
Sorry to hear about your wife's death. Dealing with the loss of a loved one is difficult enough without having someone at work insult you. It's too bad you can't file a religious harassment complaint against her. I've…"
"I have gone to the chatroom here a few nights and have found some lovely people to chat with. For me, the hardest thing about being atheist is having no community, especially since I am disabled and isolated to begin with."
I really am happy I found this web site. So much love and encouragement has flown into me today than at any other time during this loss. I am literally in tears at the comfort you have all given me. I know that…"
"Hi, Paul, condolences on the loss of your beloved wife. I am really sorry you were blindsided by that mean person's remark. That was not ignorance, that was intentionally hurtful :-( As we all know, calling oneself a "Christian"…"
Hi Paul, I too lost my spouse, and stopped believing in god at about the same time.
I've got a few blog posts that talk about that experience and also in insensitive ways believers try to deal with someone else's tragedy. Hope you are doing OK.