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The Rise of the “Nones”

Interestingly, this Star Wars sounding phrase follows a trend in spirituality. “Nones” are not “clones” in a galaxy far far away, they are people who, when asked what religious group they belong, reply “none.” According to several polls, between 20-25% of Americans place themselves in this category, up over 10%…
saguerin
July 22, 2020
PsychologyReligionResearch

The 16 Strivings for God

Psychologist Steven Reiss conducted research on why people gravitate to specific religions. He surveyed 7,700 people from diverse backgrounds and determined that people have sixteen basic desires they seek to align with the religion they choose. 16 Basic DesiresAcceptance – the desire for positive self-regard Curiosity – the desire for…
saguerin
June 15, 2019