Atheist Adopts Christianity After Chu...

Atheist Adopts Christianity After Church's Collection

There are 7 comments on the Tyler Morning Telegraph story from Apr 6, 2012, titled Atheist Adopts Christianity After Church's Collection. In it, Tyler Morning Telegraph reports that:

A San Antonio man who stirred national controversy and attention in Henderson by protesting a nativity scene on the courthouse lawn has converted to Christianity from atheism.

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“68 65 6c 6c 6f”

Since: Mar 11

Mechanicsville, VA

#1 Apr 6, 2012
I guess he received the gift of ignorance.
Zontormasterof1

United States

#2 Apr 6, 2012
o.k basicaly this guy had some folks be nice to him so he adopted thier beliefs. His choice; still no evidence of God.

Since: Sep 10

Earth

#3 Apr 6, 2012
The immoral preyed on the infirm and attacked him at his weakest, taking advantage of a man who was emotionally vulnerable.

How is that any different than the moonie or hare krishna cults doing it? Cults always look for the weak, their claims can't withstand the questions of the enlightened and educated.

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“Citizen_Patriot_ Voter_Atheist!”

Since: May 09

Earth,TX

#4 Apr 6, 2012
Yea!

They gave him a crutch, which is a good thing, if he was in need of being propped up.

But make no mistake these purveyors of life everlasting, these pushers of prenatal sin, will happily cripple any and all, so that they may be on hand to offer again, that same crutch.
tom

May Pen, Jamaica

#5 Apr 7, 2012
wonderful!!!!!!!!!!1
Mike N

New City, NY

#6 Apr 7, 2012
If you read the article he really wasn't an Atheist. Maybe an agnostic but not an Atheist. From early on he always questioned evolutionary theory. He may have been against organized religion to a point. None of this made him an Atheist.

The fact that he changed his views so speak because people of faith were generous to him shows this uncertainty as well. Its like up until that point he questioned the concept of god but now since he saw that religious people can be loving and giving that god must exist. That shows that he feels good morals must come from a high power rather than ones self.
Amused

Lowell, MA

#7 Apr 7, 2012
I take some encouragement from the fact that people formerly religious become atheists every day, and it isn't considered newsworthy, but an atheist becoming a christian is so rare it merits a big news story. Thousands of planes take off and land safely every day, no news. One plane crashes, big news. Same idea.

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