Human Parts
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Why Atheists Get Angry

No, we’re not “mad at God”

Man meditating on sandstone at dusk

WWhen I first renounced Christianity, I resented everything that reminded me of religion. I felt betrayed and lied to. My entire understanding of the world had been turned on its head.

I looked back and regretted things I had done when I was younger — putting anti-gay and anti-abortion bumper stickers on my truck; pushing away perfectly good friends…



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