Commentary by Dr. Whitesel: A cultural predilection of older generations is to judge younger generations as less religiously interested. Yet if you look at the research, Millennials are just as spiritual as older Americans, though they are less attracted to our churches. 346 more words
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Religiosity is a sociological term that refers to the numerous aspects of religious activity and dedication.
There are at least three components to religious behavior: knowing (cognition in the mind), feeling (affects the spirit), and doing (behavior of the body). 35 more words
A recent study by Decety et al. (2015) found a negative relationship between (Christian or Muslim) religiosity and altruism. I came across the study via an… 1,174 more words
I was going to write an entire rant on this but this guy did a pretty good and snarky job just like I like it! 105 more words
The main argument that religious people have against atheism or agnosticism is that without a guiding deity and a set of behaving rules, how can one trust a non-religious person to behave morally? 532 more words