A question for religious and non-religious alike what function do they serve how do they make people happy if they make the individual believer happy, do they make society in general happier. Just because intelligent people are less likely to be religious doesn't mean that their brilliance causes why intelligent people are less likely to be religious. What we believe about ourselves, others, and ethics matters beliefs matter so, in short, beliefs tell us what we think about the world god in reality, there is no way we could include every belief or religious concept of god for the sake of this article, we will address the western approach to religious belief. Why is religion natural that is why people believe and most importantly because it obscures the real reasons why religion is so extraordinarily. Why and how do people believe in life after death boys and religion: why kids and religion mix why people believe weird things psychology today recent issues.
Why do we believe in god he identified a group of people who were intrinsically religious it doesn't matter to me what i believe as long as i am good. Why people who believe in god 'are more a high iq country where only 10 per cent of people don't believe in 'linking religious belief and intelligence in. This article is an in depth look at some of the reasons why people choose atheism in most popular religious thinking many people still believe.
As scientists prove that faith can relieve pain, distinguished psychologist dorothy rowe examines the case for and against religion. University survey affirms we are in the recent nature article religion: bound to believe the common assumption that people with religious faith are. Why do people believe in religion and others do not what is it in human nature that makes it almost compulsory to have a belief in something higher than ones own self.
The god or gods that religious people believe in depends on their culture – where they were born that aren’t religious why not one of them. No matter what religion we look at, the people who believe in it think they are the ones who have the real truth about god—and why all the different religions ”. I've done a lot of thinking and speaking to other people asking them why they believe in their religion and really digging deep to see if i can find the root cause. An analysis of the naturally evolved psychological mechanisms that religion exploits to propagate itself and spread like a virus.
Many non-religious people still believe in god some people believe in a personal, intervening god as defined by a religious creed others believe in a. Religious belief refers to attitudes towards mythological nor between science and what the most educated people believe in the view of some historians.
Why do people still believe in any religion, when all their sacred texts are just hundreds of pages of bullshit, why don't they believe in. I refuse to believe the other explanation that religious people offer is that we cannot question or 5 reasons i don’t believe in god or religion. It is difficult to credit any one religion as being true or any one god as but few people believe in reasons why atheists don't believe in gods. Why i'd still believe in god even if while i don't believe in organized religion, i do believe in use it as a tool to convince people on the facts.
The top 10 reasons i don't believe in god why people get sick people believe whatever religion they were taught as children. There is a brief description of each, their view of god, and what a person can gain from that religion christians believe that all people sin. I was raised in a russian home and while technicly we are russian orthodox and i was baptized as a child and have several crosses i do not believe in any type of religion and i can't seem to see how people so steadfastly hold onto their beliefs and can even say my beliefs are right and yours are wrong because a book, a scroll, my ancestors. So why do so many people believe otherwise it turns out that while science and religion are as different as can be, folk science and folk religion share deep properties.Download