Mark Zuckerberg says he’s no longer an atheist


The founder of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg has embraced religion, according to a message he posted on the social media network on Christmas Day.

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Zuckerberg, a renowned atheist, on Sunday renounced atheism after he indicated in a Facebook status that he was “celebrating Christmas,” and wrote: “Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah from Priscilla, Max, Beast and me.”

The message from him, his wife(Priscilla), daughter(Max) and his dog (Beast) sparked reactions as a commenter asked him: “Aren’t you an atheist?”

Zuckerberg then replied: “No. I was raised Jewish and then I went through a period where I questioned things, but now I believe religion is very important.”

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