The Word Among Us

July/August 2016 Issue

I Want to Believe

What do young people think about the faith?

I Want to Believe: What do young people think about the faith?

Some studies say it’s 60 percent; others say it’s 70 percent. Whatever the exact number, it’s not very encouraging: many young adults have stopped attending church.

Some of the reasons that the study gave are more demographic in nature: taking a job away from home or marrying someone of a different faith...

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