3 2

I am curious since i was six i have hated all organized religion seeing it as bullshit anyone else experience this

By NormanKickery4
Actions Follow Post Like

Enjoy being online again!

Welcome to the community of good people who base their values on evidence and appreciate civil discourse - the social network you will enjoy.

Create your free account


Feel free to reply to any comment by clicking the "Reply" button.


I once visited my grandparent's church when I was four or five and remember looking at them and wondering how they could still believe in God at their age. I had written off the idea of Santa and the tooth fairy as nonsense from the start, and I didn't have much time for God either as he seemed to be the same kind of fish, but they were still listening to all that claptrap about him and seemed to take it absolutely seriously. It puzzled me for a long time, but I eventually realised that it was all about the promise of life after death and their desire to be reunited with people they'd lost. It is 100% wishful thinking.

David_Cooper Level 6 Jan 11, 2019

Wish I knew better earlier, but pre-teens is enough.

JurassicT4 Level 6 Jan 11, 2019

Yep...no one in family was religious. I was about that age and asked my Mum why god had to be a boy. She said it was just that way. I said I thought it was rubbish and she agreed.

Amisja Level 8 Jan 11, 2019
Humanist does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any content read full disclaimer
  • Humanist.com is the largest non-profit community for humanists!