Atheist services gain momentum in UK

Many trying out godless services as poll finds one in five people in EU does not believe in any kind of spirit.

Last updated: 20 Jan 2014 03:47
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Atheism is widespread in much of Europe. But there is a movement gaining momentum in the UK. Many people are trying out a godless service for the first time, and some have come a very long way.

Al Jazeera's Rory Challands reports from an atheist service in north London.


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