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'''''Losing Faith In Faith: From Preacher to Atheist''''' is the biography and collected writings of [[Dan Barker]], a man who was once a Christian preacher, but slowly lost his faith and became an atheist.
 
'''''Losing Faith In Faith: From Preacher to Atheist''''' is the biography and collected writings of [[Dan Barker]], a man who was once a Christian preacher, but slowly lost his faith and became an atheist.
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==Status==
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I own a signed hardcover copy and have read it.
  
 
==Review==
 
==Review==

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Losing Faith In Faith: From Preacher to Atheist is the biography and collected writings of Dan Barker, a man who was once a Christian preacher, but slowly lost his faith and became an atheist.

Status

I own a signed hardcover copy and have read it.

Review

Overall, I enjoyed the book greatly. Barker's memoirs are quite interesting and give an unfiltered look at the mental gymnastics that went on in his mind as a faith believer trying to win souls for God, then the disgust as he slowly became a non-believer who still preached as a source of income. His later writings as a non-believer are very thought-provoking, but I did notice some of his arguments are have issues (like some facts about Mithraism).

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