Recent Examples of atheism from the Web
What the article doesn’t even hint at is there is a growing body of scientific evidence that makes belief in a god not just permissible, but this evidence is making atheism improbable.
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Origin and Etymology of atheism
Middle French athéisme, from athée atheist, from Greek atheos godless, from a- + theos god
First Known Use: 1546
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