The Transformational Conversation: Consumerism as Religious Conformity

Transformation Change The Transformational Conversation: Consumerism as Religious Conformity

What is Religious Conformity?  Religious conformity is a term that describes the decisions to do what is religiously expected in one’s culture, to accept beliefs that your parents and your culture have taught you to believe from the very beginning.

A high school student who follows the religion of his childhood might be presumed by an outsider to simply be conforming.   And it would be understandable when others react with concern and suspicion when one of their own do not accept their same behavioral norms or gasp; begin to convert to another religion!
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