Deconverted: A Journey from Religion to Reason is a well-written autobiography told with humor and heart by an “average” person. It is the story lived by many. Listen to a free sample or buy Deconverted: A Journey from Religion to Reason ( Unabridged) by Seth Andrews on iTunes on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch. In DEconverted: a journey from religion to reason, author Seth Andrews describes his journey from Christian to atheist. Born the son of.
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He went boldly forth and has set and admirable example. I really love how he is able to tell his story, honestly and rationally, while respecting those who did not and do not share his beliefs.
Deconverted: A Journey from Religion to Reason
Feb 05, Tom Roche rated it really liked it. Darrel Ray, author of Sex and God: Oct 31, Jeff rated it it was amazing Shelves: My background and Seth’s are similar. Great book by Seth and his journey from delusion to reason. This book is evidence of that. A privilege to read. Richard Dawkins came to atheism with the mind of science.
Seth’s story is pretty common amongst American theist-turned-nonbelievers. Another thing is that, as much as I enjoyed that I already knew part of the story, from being a long time listener it’s like being in on a secret in a way I also felt that this book didn’t have as much to offer those of us who are long time fans, simply because of that. It might be good, but can it be great?
Encroaching on 40, he found himself at the end of a year marriage, alone; isolated and scared. Read Online Bad Pharma: Her mission is to inspire and facilitate holistic transformation in people for a kinder, healthier planet. I’m not even feom I’d have a family, if they knew.
Deconverted: A Journey from Religion to Reason (Unabridged)
This story had all the great things that I love about Seth’s on air performances! In this page autobiography, Seth Andrews host of The Thinking Atheist recounts his religious upbringing, his years in Christian schools, his decade as a Christian broadcaster, his journeg apostasy, and how a year believer could one day come to create one of the most popular atheist communities on the internet.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It was very easy and enjoyable to listen to this audiobook. Prior to his atheist activism, he was a fundamentalist Christian and had a ten-year career as a Christian radio host. But when it comes to the single biggest question in the book- why does God allow bad things to happen-the answer is simple. Post was not sent – check your email addresses!
A well written personal story of moving from being a member in a culture where the answers to all the questions were given to you within the comfortable bubble of faith to the more uncertain bigger world where the answers are not so readily available and must be earned through critical thinking.
He not only broke out of religion he became it’s nemesis. A Journey from Religion to Reason is a well-written autobiography told with humor and heart by an “average” person. And for those who dare to raise a dissenting hand, the threat of Hell looms ominously.
Here are a few to ponder: He questioned the indoctrination of children into religion before they are mature enough to make the decision on their own. Though truthfully I had some doubts, “Seth, a radio guy, writing a book? Atheists, or just people who believe in rational thought, are often seen as angry, hateful people. Cultural Bias and Social Conditioning. His book tells his readers where his quest for the truth took him.
There are also other available format to download: His straightforward, humorous manner and radio-quality voice only improve the book. He’s mentioned in the past that his book would delve more into his days in Christian radio and such, and I wasn’t disappointed.
Deconverted: A Journey from Religion to Reason by Seth Andrews
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The only way bad things wouldn’t happen is if we were all puppets on God’s string. Nothing too exciting happens.
This is not a bad thing as it introduces hard topics on a level most people can ‘handle’, but this isn’t a book intended for philosophical discussions.
And the stress is not on what one believes, but what one doesn’t believe, unlike what many people think.
I love the fact that the author is helping rekigion free so many from indoctrinated fear based on doctrines that he calmly unravels based on common sense and reasoning. Now you can get access of full pages on the book.
It took another dozen years and insistent prompting before I did so. I am astonished at what Seth accomplished. Being a historian rather than a scientist, I admit that I found Dawkins to be somewhat dry in places.
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Ro Andrews is an American author and speaker on the subject of atheism. LOL If you’re looking for a detailed manual on how to debate with the religious, this isn’t your book. The best chapters give us an insider’s view of the business of selling Christianity, through Seth’s experiences as a Christian radio broadcaster.
He outlines his struggles with coming out as an apostate to family, friends, and employers most of whom were very religious. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here I thoroughly enjoyed this book and definitely have the same sentiments.