Australian Soul: Religion and Spirituality in the 21st by Gary Bouma

By Gary Bouma

Australian Soul demanding situations the concept that spiritual and religious existence in Australia is in decline. This attention-grabbing booklet describes the nature of non secular and religious existence in Australia at the present time, and argues that, faraway from tapering off, faith and spirituality are thriving. Gary Bouma, the major professional at the kingdom of spiritual lifestyles in Australia, presents the main updated proof and figures and compares the 'tone' of Australian non secular practices with these of different international locations. Australians should be much less vocal and extra reticent approximately their faith than american citizens are, yet their spiritual and religious ideals aren't any much less powerful. Australian Soul describes and analyses our non secular and non secular lifestyles intimately in addition to delivering a sequence of case reports that illustrate the diversity of practices and ideology in Australia at the present time. Australian Soul predicts a necessary destiny for faith and spirituality.

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