Where is God? Celebrities trending toward non-belief

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Despite the fact that atheism is usually a huge taboo subject for mainstream media and general dinner-table talks, it recently became quite a comfortable stance for people as a way of life. …Here is the list of those celebrities who publicly admitted to be an Atheist. …

BRITAIN-US-CONFLICT-RAPE-SUMMIT2. Angelina Jolie: When she was asked if there is a God, Angelina replied that for some people it is. However, she said that there does not need to be a God for her and that there is something in people that is spiritual, that is godlike. Jolie admitted that she does not feel like doing things just because people say things, but she also does not really know if it is better to just not believe in anything, either. …

4. Morgan Freeman: After being asked if he thinks that God was an invention, Freeman said: “Yes. Has anybody ever seen hard evidence? What we get is theories from our earlier prophets. Now, people who think that God invented us think that the Earth can’t be more than 6,000 years old. So I guess it’s a question of belief.” …

9. Jodie Foster: “I’m an atheist. But I absolutely love religions and the rituals. Even though I don’t believe in God. We celebrate pretty much every religion in our family with the kids. They love it, and when they say, Are we Jewish? or Are we Catholic? I say, Well, I’m not, but you can choose when you’re 18. But isn’t this fun that we do seders and the Advent calendar?”

10. Emma Thompson: Emma admitted to be an atheist and that she regards religion with fear and suspicion. She said that it is not enough to say that she does not believe in God, because she actually regards the system as distressing and she is offended by some of the things that are written in the Bible and the Koran and she refutes them. …

Despite the fact that Atheism is still quite a taboo subject, more and more celebrities are publicly admitting to be non-believers, without being afraid to lose their reputation.

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