would you believe… Atheists Who Pray

Why would an atheist — who by definition does not believe in God — pray?

A Washington Post article by Michelle Boorstein spotlighted the fascinating phenomenon of a minority of atheists, agnostics and the religiously unaffiliated who take to prayer, chaplaincy and other commonly religious practices as a way to experience community with others, relax, meditate and connect to something other than the physical.

via Atheist Prayer: Religious Activity Not Uncommon Among Nonbelievers.


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