Jump to Navigation

Souls in Transition

What happens to the religious beliefs of America's teen when they graduate high school? How do college and the real world affect those beliefs? Based on candid interviews with thousands of young people over a five year period, Souls in Transition reveals how the religious views of 18 to 24 year olds have been strengthened, challenged, and changed.

Souls in Transition vividly describes the broader cultural world of today's emerging adults, how that culture shapes their religious outlooks and experiences. Combining both a national overview and an "insider's" view of teenage religious and non-religious perspectives and commitments, Smith and Snell provide new and important insights and understanding that will be of great interest to religion and adolescence scholars and students, parents of youth, religious leaders, youth workers, and teenagers themselves.



Children's Faith, Doubt and Silence

During a three-year longitudinal study launched by the Fuller Youth Institute, a parent with three post–high school...

Sermons For Those Struggling with Depression

On Sunday, before worshippers at Washington's National Cathedral, Michael Gerson, Washington Post columnist, delivered...

Lilly Endowment Launchs the Seventh Phase of its Giving Indiana Funds

"Last fall, Lilly Endowment launched the seventh phase of its Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow initiative (GIFT VII),...


Thu, Sep 19, 2019 - 09:00 am
For details on the Religion News Association's RNA 70th Annual Conference: Las Vegas Contact:    Tiffany McCallen

Popular Tools

Compare Yourself
How do you compare to the rest of the U.S. population?
Religious Preference:

Widget provided by: