young people

Most Gen Zers Reject Organized Religion despite Identifying as Spiritual or Religious, Study Shows

Most Gen Zers Reject Organized Religion despite Identifying as Spiritual or Religious, Study Shows

According to a new study from the Springtide Research Institute, most young people in Generation Z (ages 13-25) who claim to be spiritual or religious reject organized religion.

New Poll Says 30 Percent of Young Christians Identify as LGBTQ, Some Are Questioning the Results

New Poll Says 30 Percent of Young Christians Identify as LGBTQ, Some Are Questioning the Results

A new poll says 30 percent of young Christians identify as LGBTQ, but some are questioning the accuracy of the results.

Millennials More Likely to Believe in Horoscopes Than an 'All-Knowing' God, Survey Shows

Millennials More Likely to Believe in Horoscopes Than an 'All-Knowing' God, Survey Shows

According to a new study by Arizona Christian University's Cultural Research Center, Millennials are more likely to believe in horoscopes than in an "all-knowing" God.

67 Percent of Young People Have Turned to Prayer, Spiritual Questions More amid the Pandemic

67 Percent of Young People Have Turned to Prayer, Spiritual Questions More amid the Pandemic

According to a new survey, since the coronavirus pandemic began, young people have been turning to prayer more and have asked a heightened number of spiritual questions.

Marriages Hit a New Low: How We Rebuild a Culture of Commitment

Marriages Hit a New Low: How We Rebuild a Culture of Commitment

The rise of cohabitation has followed not only a shift of attitudes about out-of-wedlock sex, but about the institution of marriage itself. Several years ago, another Pew study found that more than half of young people in America thought marriage was “obsolete.”

What to Do about Our Kids and 'Eco-Anxiety'

What to Do about Our Kids and 'Eco-Anxiety'

Rhetoric about climate change is particularly damaging to younger Americans who have “fragile psyches.” I’m not using that description in any disparaging way. According to the NIH, one-third of all kids between the ages 13 and 18 experience an anxiety disorder.

Gallup: Religion Isn’t Dying: ‘People Return’ to Church as They Age

Gallup: Religion Isn’t Dying: ‘People Return’ to Church as They Age
A new Gallup poll has found that the percentage of the population claiming to have no religious identity is primarily made up of young people.