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I am Not Alone as My Father is With Me

I had been in a Catholic society since I was born; family, neighborhood, school.
But until 19 years of age, I didn't recognize Christ and I was not familiar with my own belief. I prayed every single day not because I wanted to, but because the teachers told us to. I went to church and other religious events not because I wanted to, but because my mom and friends did.
My mom is a believer; but my dad is not. That gives us the three children the possibility to see things they way our dad does, which is the way an atheist see every thing in the world. I accomplish success because I worked hard from the beginning; I'm saved from any harm because I am careful; and scientific method is the only explanation of any truths.
Their belief is not false. And to be honest, that was my way of thinking despite of the fact that I have the word 'Catholic' stated in my identification.
I understood how my mom believes in Christ no less than I understood why my dad's against that. Growin…