Is religion losing in the battle against cultural demands to win over the hearts of the youth?
In my opinion Religion is falling behind in the 21st Century...
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The main problem is that Religion has a primary job even if we don't wish to admit it...most people are too busy trying to work and survive to spend time greatly in pursuit of knowledge, spiritual pursuits, or healing psychologically, and one day all of us will die (no matter what our religious beliefs). So religion has a primary goal preparing us to reckon with our fear of our mortality and to reconcile with our life and it's fate or karma if you will.
With that in mind, these are not the average young persons concerns nor do most even worry about such issues until they are older. Religion (and I am definately not a Chrisitan) has always failed in this capacity because it is not based on the needs of the living as much as the preparedness of an afterlife.
Youth is meant to disagree with maturity. And the young almost always win, for the old die first. A little sad, but it the the way that is probably best for human evolution.
by atomswifey8 years ago
I know I am hearing cheers from some of you and thats ok.I just wanted to take a few moments and tell SOME of the believers who have chosen to add insult to injury while claiming to be so very loving (Hypocrisy is a...
by Felixedet20006 years ago
People nowadays are so indifferent about God in so many ways, most people prefer not to talk about God completely.What do you think is responsible for this?
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