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Old 2nd July 2019, 12:03 AM   #8
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Originally Posted by Meadmaker View Post
Re: The highlighted. Huh? Catholics who don't believe in God? I'm sure that there were a number of people in the pews who stayed there out of tradition and because they had friends there even though they questioned the actual beliefs of the church, including possibly even belief in God, but if that's what they were thinking, they pretty much kept those thoughts to themselves. Perhaps I don't understand who you are talking about.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Clergy_Project

That's just one example, but it's pretty widely reported in atheist communities.
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