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Do people value religion more as they get older?

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Siu Yee
4 June 2021
Do people value religion more as they get older?

Do people value religion more as they get older?

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Rico Lam
4 June 2021

Good luck.

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Siu Yee
4 June 2021

It’s really helpful!

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Rico Lam
4 June 2021

A person's attitude to religion as he/she gets older depends on a list of factors like the person's upbringing, life encounters/experience like disappointments, failures, achievements, worldview, conception of the afterlife, and more importantly the (environment) dominating atheistic and theistic factors surrounding the person's life experiences.
Those who have had 'divine encounter' with God and are able to trace their 'disappointments' to a personal fault, the environment or the 'devil' outside of self often maintain their faith in God. Those who find the whole conception of the 'Divine' difficult to comprehend and still trace their difficulties to the same divine they deny often become less religious as they grow older.

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