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Young Americans, Faithless and Fatherless

jlamountain buck Wrote: Jul 06, 2012 10:27 AM
I would never read something like Harry Potter! It makes kids and people "believe" in magic instead of reality! Ever notice how people LOVE magic and the satanic spiritual world? This all takes the focus OFF from God and mucks up our minds and belief in a true God replacing it with anything Satan can fabricate to make God seem like a fable!

According to a recent poll conducted by the Pew Research Center, almost one in three Americans under the age of 30 doubt that God exists, while, in contrast, the figure for Americans over the age of 65 is less than one in ten. Could there be a connection between the fatherlessness of this younger generation and their struggles with faith? According to a theory called “the psychology of atheism,” the answer might well be yes.

But first, some caveats. 1) There are many reasons why people struggle with the issue of faith, so it would be wrong to think that “one...