Atheists don’t hate God
Atheists don’t hate something that does not exist
Imagine hating some non-existent entity like tooth fairy, or leprechauns.
Many atheists don’t even hate religious people or their relgion.
There are several reasons that theists still think that atheists hate God.
Those ‘atheists’ that claim they hate God are not atheists.
You have to believe the existence of something in order to hate it.
Many Christians were dealt bad hands in life and rejected God,
but still, believe in his existence.
Most of them eventually ‘kiss and make up’ with God
and some will claim they converted from atheism to theism.
Some atheists hate religion
It is common for an atheist who converted from a religion to hate that religion.
They are mad at themselves for being in a false belief for so long.
They typically are the angry, militant atheists.
Eventually, some of them cool off lose their hate.