apatheism

noun /æ.pə.θi.ɪzəm/
Apathy towards the existence of a god; belief that the question of the existence of a god is unimportant.

[A]patheism is an attitude, not a belief system, and the over-riding fact is that these people are relaxed about religion.

Syn: apnosticism

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