It’s been fifty years since TIME magazine posed their now famous question, and used a black cover with bold, red typeface to do it. “Is God Dead?” asked the April 8, 1966 cover of the iconic news weekly.
While the authors of the article merely raised the question without judgement, the notion sent shockwaves through American society. Church-going and other religious folks found the edition blasphemous, while atheists and other secularists though organized religion had finally run its course, reports Philip Goldberg for The Huffington Post.
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