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← What do you say to your faith-based neighbors?

MilitantNonStampCollector's Avatar Jump to comment 5 by MilitantNonStampCollector

"I don't need them to drop their faith and come to reason in a grand moment of epiphany."

Yes, reason takes time to chip away. People have invested so much time and energy into the god-business that they just can't bring themselves to ditch faith in one foul swoop. It's too painful, emotionally. What happens, rather, is a gradual flowering to unbelief, through little seeds of reason until one day they wake up and realise it's all a load of make-believe.

Fri, 09 Mar 2012 17:10:16 UTC | #925655