How to tell your Religious Parents you are Atheist

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Comment by Morgan Matthew on November 3, 2009 at 4:39am
What is your guys thoughts/tips?
Comment by DeSwiss on November 3, 2009 at 6:41am
I think this is excellent advice for an extremely difficult set of choices.

Comment by mona anne kot on November 3, 2009 at 9:33am
this is amazing, just what i need.... very true
Comment by Daley on November 3, 2009 at 2:44pm
I liked that. It is a very difficult thing. This does a good job of explaining exactly how it is.
Comment by Daley on November 3, 2009 at 2:48pm
Also, I really liked the ending about asking "If there was not God, would you want to know?".
That's a gigantic question. I'm going through a situation with my partner right now that thinks of himself as some sort of moderate christian, but he doesn't believe in the bible and is, admittedly, scared of thinking that there is nothing after death. He's intelligent and knows that the fear is irrational and logically void of actual reason. I'm going to ask him this question when he gets home and it just might prove that he's just not ready to be open completely about it since years of logic and reasons hasn't broken him completely through yet. Though there has been tons and tons of progress already.
Comment by Ulises U. on November 6, 2009 at 4:30pm
Thankfully my father is far to rational to accept any religious beliefs. I'm also glad that my mother is not way to fanatically religious to accept me not having and not wanting to be a part of religion.


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