Convert’s Corner

Stories of Deconversion

Below is my coming out letter to my sister who is more Catholic than the Pope: I may have not been clear in my last...

My name is X and I am a 24 years old electrical engineer from Pakistan.   It's a shame I can't even introduce myself properly...

I never really had a real belief or faith, but I can tell you when I had that profound moment of knowing it was...

Hi everyone. When i was 18, i read the Turkish Translation of Quran. İt is about stupid stuff. And sunddenly i became an atheist. it...

I was a muslim if you can see by my last name,I am not even an Arab yet I have an Arabic name.This is...

As a child, I was never raised with religion, but to always keep an open mind. My father is a Roman Catholic, but rejects...

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