The Accidental Agnostic

August 2013
Ebony;Aug2013, Vol. 68 Issue 10, p76
A personal narrative is presented in which the author discusses his experiences with faith and religion as a so-called recovering Christian, with information on his childhood upbringing, his development of agnostic views, his comments on hypocrisy in the Christian faith, and his spiritual journey.


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