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Having a baby made me an atheist

Before she was pregnant, Amy was a regular church-attending Seventh Day Adventist, and after? Not so much.

Raising babies in a two religion household

So I’ve done it. I’ve outed myself as a Jew with baptized children.

Our secular baby-welcoming ceremony

When our baby Gene was born, my partner Martin and I had already decided during our pregnancy that there was going to be no christening/baptism or anything along those lines as we simply didn’t go to church or follow a religion.

But we DID want to have some sort of ceremony. Here’s what we came up with…