"Just means I wasn't really educated about it, or vocal about it, at that point, so I just said 'I guess I'm Atheist'.
I consider 'full-on' to be someone who doesn't believe in god, not even a little, and…"
"Not sure what you meant by "full-on Atheist". Do you mean you went through a period of doubt and are now certain of the lack of existence of any god?
If atheism is simply a natural lack of belief in any deity, then surely it is not…"
"Yours is an odd, very out-dated idea seen from the UK.
There's not really any more cloying overpowering religious community any more and hasn't really been for 50+ years. Most people are atheist or agnostic. Out in the…"
"I was raised in an atheist household but it wasn't until my early 40's that I had the epiphany that caused me to stop feeling like I had to be open-minded about religion. I investigated, I prayed, I tried to believe but I just…"
"I had been moving farther away from religion as time went by. I was raised Catholic, and so much of the doctrine diagreed with whatI felt was right as a person. It was a very gradual thing for me, and I guess I didn't even really think of…"
"Hmmm...actually I was born an atheist. I didn't believe in any deities at that time. My parents sent me to Sunday School but I think that was just to get me and my brother out of the house on a Sunday morning.
Anyhow the teaching…"