The comforts and conflicts of participating in religious communities - EXPeditions

The comforts and conflicts of participating in religious communities

by Sriya Iyer
  • Key point 1
    Participation in a religious community has a notable impact on an individual’s physical and mental health. Communities provide networking benefits and help prevent depression.
  • Key point 2
    Despite common perceptions, religious participation continues to thrive during periods of economic development. Nevertheless, the ongoing religious influence on politics can lead to conflict.
  • Key point 3
    While religious education is desirable for some, secular education leads to more employable graduates.