Many people yearn to feel connected to something larger than life. For some that’s a belief in God and religion, but that number is starting to dramatically decline. According to a 2019 Pew Research survey, a quarter of the US population today say they have no religious affiliation. Secularism has skyrocketed over the last three decades in America and added to that equation, there’s also an increase in self-described atheists, those who completely reject any form of supernatural deity. So why are Americans turning away from God and what does it mean to be an atheist in today’s America?
What’s driving the rise in atheism?
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What does it mean to be an atheist in today’s America?
For some, it is part of the human condition to believe in something other than ourselves — something larger than life and larger than ourselves. But does that need to be...