Relationships are never easy, but when you’re both able to trust in God and share your faith, you gain so much.
There are so many compromises to be made when you don’t share the same beliefs, so I wonder what everyone else is doing to have a successful marriage/relationship.
How do you deal with things like attending church or, more importantly, raising children?
Within the astika ("orthodox") schools of Hindu philosophy, the Samkhya and the early Mimamsa school did not accept a creator-deity in their respective systems.
Philosophical atheist thought began to appear in Europe and Asia in the sixth or fifth century BCE.
I feel down about all this and could use some words of encouragement. But the topic still nagged at me, and after re-reading the email I sent I realized that my advice probably wasn’t going to be that helpful. (who recently had some great thoughts on another subject here and here) had been in this very situation in his own marriage, so I emailed him to ask what he thought.