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Converting a 10 year old Christian to atheism through books.

Converting a 10 year old Christian to atheism through books. [more inside]
posted by facehugger on Jul 30, 2012 - 41 answers

Religious conversion stories in literature?

Looking for: Religious conversion stories in literature, from Paul onward. Specifically: from non-belief to belief. William James covers this nicely. And I seem to recall Dostoyevsky addresses the issue at least once in his novels (which?). Also C.S. Lewis, I think, somewhere. Other thoughts?
posted by Hobbacocka on May 16, 2012 - 20 answers

Conversion Problems, Part 2

My very religious parents have invited me back into their home for the first time since I declared my agnosticism. I don't want to go. Am I making a mistake? [more inside]
posted by guessthis on Oct 12, 2011 - 47 answers

Conversion Problems

How do I stop feeling guilty for not wanting my boyfriend to convert to Islam? [more inside]
posted by guessthis on Jun 14, 2011 - 64 answers

Deconverting Christians

How do I convince [the more liberal] Christians to become atheists? (Issues you have with the wording of this question are likely addressed inside.) [more inside]
posted by LSK on Sep 3, 2009 - 83 answers

Help this struggling atheist get over her desire to believe.

After years of drifting along as a "spiritual but not religious" believer I am beginning to come to terms with the fact that I'm not actually a believer at all. I am an atheist with a lingering but unwanted desire to believe and it is making me miserable. Can you help me move past this? [more inside]
posted by lysistrata on Feb 6, 2009 - 77 answers

Religious Defections

How many people after being brought up in one religion, eventually choose another? [more inside]
posted by Static Vagabond on Jun 10, 2008 - 23 answers

How to not F up my first Rosh Hashanah?

First Rosh Hashanah. Tips? [more inside]
posted by n'muakolo on Sep 18, 2006 - 25 answers

My dad doesn't like my religion.

How do I get my father to understand me? [more inside]
posted by bigmusic on Feb 13, 2006 - 33 answers

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