When you start disagreeing with Church doctrine, you should probably question why you have a leadership role within it.
When you don’t even think God is real, it’s probably well past time for you to step down.
Clergy were significantly more likely to hold unorthodox beliefs the older they were and the longer they had been in the ministry. Nearly 90 per cent of those ordained since 2011 believe in God compared with only 72 per cent of those who became priests in the 1960s, the research discovered.
Speaking of incongruent beliefs, Tobin Grant at Religion News Service highlights another survey revealing how 6% of atheists are “absolutely certain” they believe in God.
Now that’s weird. Do they not understand atheism or do they have a warped concept of God?