Death, Rebirth, and Living Forever
Baptism and Why It Hasn’t Lost Its Relevance
Religious conversion has been studied closely by sociologists. While it possesses many features, an identity shift may be the most central. One psychologist describes conversion as, “a change in which the self becomes identified with the sacred."
The Bible describes it as death and rebirth. What does this look like? How do we experience it? How do we commemorate it?