Just as there are levels of devotion in religion, there are levels of tolerance among atheists, and knowing where you fall on the continuum will help you in your search for a partner.As an atheist, the road to find your perfect match can be a tricky one and there are some questions you might want to ask yourself before heading out to the dating sites such as what type of atheist are you?Are you a full-on Madalyn Murray O'Hair, the American atheist activist type atheist or are you as some atheists like to refer to it, ‘God-tolerant’?A comedian once joked that America is a country started by people so uptight the English kicked them out, and for a large part that was true then and now.The Puritans, an English religious sect, left England to start America and a belief in God is part of every facet of the American life from its inception until today.
Just as there are dating sites for all religions (Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, etc.) including generic Christian sites, sites dedicated to atheists have their place and usefulness. Religion can cause a great deal of strife in a relationship as shown by studies, so not having one could be a plus.
However, most people are more comfortable with you worshiping a higher power in a way they don’t agree with, rather than not believing in a higher power at all.