Is this normal? Happens since I became an atheist?

I became an atheist a few months ago. I was a christian before. Now, for some reason, I care much more for all living things, for example I'm terribly scared of bugs and especially spiders, before (when I was a christian) I used to kill them and crush them but now I just take them out of the house. If I kill... show more I became an atheist a few months ago. I was a christian before. Now, for some reason, I care much more for all living things, for example I'm terribly scared of bugs and especially spiders, before (when I was a christian) I used to kill them and crush them but now I just take them out of the house. If I kill one by accident I feel a bit bad. And not only insects, all living things. I couldn't help but notice this difference. Is this normal to happen?
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