Causes for Religious Apostasy Term Paper by Master Researcher

Causes for Religious Apostasy
A discussion on the causes behind the renunciation of one's religious faith.
# 33498 | 1,900 words | 10 sources | APA | 2002 | US
Published on Nov 06, 2003 in Religion and Theology (General)

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This paper presents an overview of religious apostasy, the term referring to the renunciation of one's religious faith. The author of this paper takes the reader on a tour of the reasons renunciation occurs and who is most likely to renounce their faith. The paper emphasizes the impact of globalization on changes in an individual's religious beliefs.

From the Paper:

"While on the surface it does not appear to matter what we belief spiritually as long as we are good to our fellow man, when we peel back the top coat and examine the underpinnings it is evident that in many areas of life it does indeed matter what we believe or don't believe as the case may be. The research and writings of many reach across the broad base of religious faiths today and give us direction when it comes to how to handle and respond to those who have chosen to renounce their faith for whatever reason they felt they needed to .
"While some may believe that one's faith or lack of religious faith have no bearing on the other aspects of life, those who believe strongly that is or is not a higher power do indeed count their belief among the most important characteristics of who we are (DOES IT MATTER WHAT WE BELIEVE?"

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