13H – Psychology of Religion

The call of the Gospel is to live life to the full (John 10:10). Religion helps us to do this.

Why are some people more religious than others?

The Psychology of what?

Many psychological theorists have had interesting perspectives on religion. An overview of some of the classic views including: William James, Sigmund Freud, Carl Jung, Gordon Allport, Abraham Maslow, and Alfred Adler and Erik Erikson’s work.

Jung’s  understanding of: the Persona, the Ego, the Shadow, Anima and Animus and the Self.