Why do some Christians decide to become atheists? Many of them will tell you it was a purely logical decision—that the claims of Christianity simply stopped making sense when examined critically. But a new study from the Christian nonprofit Fixed Point Foundation, in which college-aged members of Secular Student Alliances around the country were interviewed about their faith journeys, revealed that a surprising number of Christians who convert to atheism do so for reasons that even they seemed to find surprising.
A recent article in the Atlantic has the full story. We encourage you to read it and share your thoughts in the comment section below!