Godless Australia

24 Nov

Via Scoop.itMagic Australia

A new survey has found that only a quarter of Australians practise any religion. Over two-thirds of us are put off church by every one of the following: dodgy clergy, hypocrisy, judgemental attitudes, religious wars, church wealth, homophobia and the concept of a hell. And we can’t stand celebrity endorsements.   But we’re open to spirituality and philosophical debate, and quite admire those dedicated to a faith.   The number of Christians (both practising and non-practising) has dropped from the 2006 census figure of 64% to 40%. Perhaps they need to give out Frequent Flyer points…
Via www.theage.com.au

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