Convert’s Corner

Stories of Deconversion

The thing I'm most ashamed of , is the fact that it took me so long to realise that religion is rubbish. All my life...

It was weekly Episcopalian services all through my childhood including perfect attendance at Sunday School. Upon graduating high school and entering college, I became...

About 4 months ago, I was looking for a movie to watch on Netflix...nothing in particular. I came across The Unbelievers and watched it....

I beat up and gave out all sorts of punishments to little kids in high school, I would tell them to kneel on hot...

I was raised in a christian home in South Africa (you know, the country that introduced apartheid to the world). Throughout my childhood I...

I was born to Muslim parents who taught me the Quran and sent me to the mosque everyday to learn and memorize the Quran....

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