March 24, 2011 on CNN - via http://www.AtheistMedia.com
Religion is becoming more popular in South America, Africa and Asia, as it appeals to oppressed people, which is why missionaries go to these areas in order to gain new "recruits. It is an economic concern and the churches appeal to those in situations of poverty, as it offers them "false hope." Christians in those areas have more children for economic reasons, as they are required for labor, and there is a high rate of infant mortality.
It is in countries with high levels of secondary education which are becoming more secular, as they are able to research and learn for themselves about what religion really is.--in the case of christianity, it is nothing but badly written Bronze Age mythology.
Join Think Atheist
Welcome toThink Atheist
Get Started Nowor Sign In
Or sign in with:
Sunday School September 28th 2014
Sunday School September 21th 2014
Sunday School September 14th 2014
Started by Simon Mathews in Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, Psychology. Last reply by Davis Goodman 31 minutes ago.
Started by Belle Rose in Politics. Last reply by Belle Rose 1 hour ago.
Started by TheVoids in Welcome to Think Atheist. Last reply by Reg The Fronkey Farmer 1 hour ago.
Started by Unseen in Politics, Economics, Civil and Reproductive Rights, International Conflicts. Last reply by Gary Clouse 4 hours ago.
Started by Unseen in Small Talk. Last reply by Gallup's Mirror 7 hours ago.
August 12, 2014 at 6am to October 12, 2014 at 7pm – Your house on TV
Posted by Brad Snowder on September 27, 2014 at 7:32pm
Posted by John Gibbs on September 24, 2014 at 8:54am
We are in love with our Amazon
Gadget Nerd? Check out Giz Gad!
Advertise with ThinkAtheist.com
In need a of a professional web site? Check out the good folks at Clear Space Media
© 2014 Created by umar.
Report an Issue |
Terms of Service
Please check your browser settings or contact your system administrator.