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Children should not be subjected to religious belief until they are old enough.

Children should not be subjected to religious belief until they are old enough. Children should not be subjected to religious belief until they are old enough.
The God Delusion
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A child is not a Christian child, not a Muslim child, but a child of Christian parents or a child of Muslim parents. This latter nomenclature, by the way, would be an excellent piece of consciousness-raising for the children themselves. A child who is told she is a 'child of Muslim parents' will immediately realize that religion is something for her to choose -or reject- when she becomes old enough to do so.

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