Dorset Humanists, a Bournemouth-based community group of atheists and agnostics, hosted an event yesterday night to support people leaving their religions. It featured guest speaker Ruth Haydock who spent more than 20 years immersed in Christianity with almost every aspect of life being influenced by her religion. After a long period of soul-searching and questioning her beliefs she realised […]
When Sadia left her faith at 15, she faced abandonment, now she lives a life completely detached from her childhood. Jessica Langton reports
APOSTATE – a person who renounces a religious or political belief or principle. In the UK we are privileged with ‘Freedom of thought’, allowing English citizens to practice whatever religion they choose, or in this case don’t choose. Although this is the law in the UK – some Muslims still follow a historical teaching which condemns apostasy […]
When I became a Christian I avoided telling my mum for a really long time because I was scared of what she might say. I remember when I did tell her I wasn’t a Muslim anymore – she cried every time she looked at me, she stopped cooking for me. It was heartbreaking seeing my […]
AFC Bournemouth have spoken of their devotion to their faith and how it affects their performance on the pitch.
Is it the death or resurrection of Christianity in Britain?