“Damien, why is atheism a life freeing revelation as you state?” – Questioner
 
My responce, “no more sin, and a new connectedness to this world and all people as I was no longer an unthoughtful afterworldsman. Science is the thing people do when they require evidence. Whereas faith is the thing people do when they do not require evidence. To me religions are conspiracy theories of reality, that we once were not sure about but now know are just make-believe.