HE WAS A VERY CLEVER MAN. In his time it paid to be cute where religion was concerned,, he encouraged people to ask questions of themselves,,, we are still doing so. Do you honestly think there was any doubht in his mind ???Albert Einstein called himself an agnostic, while disassociating himself from the label atheist, preferring, he said an "attitude of humility corresponding to the weakness of our intellectual understanding of nature and of our own being.