Below are some resources to help you feel supported, stimulated, and entertained in your ongoing journey out of religion.
Reddit – the ex Jew community is very supportive and allows interaction in an anonymous space.
Footsteps – a NY based non profit to help people transition out of religion. They are open minded and very helpful.
Hillel – the Israeli equivalent of footsteps. Not related to the student union group.
Tim Minchin is a brilliant and scathing musician, several of his songs specifically mock God and religion.
Ricky Gervais brings a special type of British sarcasm to his ongoing atheistic bashing of religion.
Movies & Videos
One of Us – an excellent documentary produced in part by Footsteps, currently available on Netflix, about three individuals who leave religion, and the repercussions of their choices.
The Awakening of Motti Wolkenbruch – a swiss comedy about a young man who leaves religion. Currently available on Netflix.
Cosmic Sceptic – a very articulate, young British atheist addresses common theological issues and debates.
Hayehudim Ba’im – “The Jews Are Coming, היהודים באים” an excellent Israeli satire, many of whose segments parody biblical figures and scenes from the bible.
Ill Mind of Hopsin 7 – This hip hop song is the most accurate portrayal of both the frustrations and issues in believing in a non-existent God.
The God Delusion – the seminal book by all time skeptic extraordinaire, Richard Dawkins.
All Who Go do Not Return – a poignant and personal story of Shulem Deen’s journey out of religion.
Beware of God – a series of satirical stories mocking Jewish religion and culture.
Websites & Articles
Patheos’ overview of Judaism. An excellent, 3rd party presentation of early Judaism’s origins and progressions. Highly recommended for getting a different perspective on how Judaism came about, how different it used to be, and how Rabbinic Judaism came to play the role that it did today.
A parody by The Onion of the supposed age of the universe.