To paraphrase Fulton Sheen, "There are not over a hundred people in the United States who hate God. There are millions, however, who hate what they wrongly believe to be God, which is of course, quite a different thing."
CNN iReport's contributor "TXBlue08" is one of these millions. Her essay "Why I Raise My Children Without God" reads like an inverse catechism: she meticulously lays out false premises about God, and then affirms her lack of faith in such a God.
Well, good for her! If I had been taught to believe in the God she describes, I'd run away screaming, too (and I'd be a lot less tolerant of believers than she claims to be.) She seems to have learned about God in the way...READ MORE