By Sam Reimer,Michael Wilkinson
In A tradition of religion, Sam Reimer and Michael Wilkinson argue that evangelical Protestants proceed to teach powerful allegiance to their congregations. via a countrywide learn, together with interviews with over pastors and an research of monetary assets, the authors argue that evangelical Protestant congregations exhibit better resiliency inside a broader context of declining religiosity. in response to their findings, weekly church attendance between evangelicals is considerably better than the nationwide commonplace, church attendees say they get major leisure from their spiritual teams, early life participation is excessive, and evangelicals usually tend to volunteer. whereas there's indicators of decline at the horizon, Canadian evangelical congregations appear to stay very important at a time whilst so much different Christian traditions are waning.
A essentially awarded examine of evangelical ideals, enterprises, leaders, and funds, A tradition of religion finds the present power of evangelical Protestantism and its implications for the way forward for faith in Canada.
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