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Young Americans, Faithless and Fatherless

jlamountain buck Wrote: Jul 06, 2012 10:35 AM
Well...nothing has always = nothing. On the other hand, call the Bible a history book then. The cities, wars, people, kings, Jesus, Apostles, were all real. The Apostles wrote the book from their personal experiences or inspiration from God. Why do people think it's a fairy tale? It's proved it self many times over. Our host, Michael Brown wrote a book...is he a fairy tale or what he writes about?

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...