Why some Kiwis have just ‘had it’ with traditional religion

Morning Talk 22/11/2018
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New Zealand is likely seeing a significant decline in traditional religion, according to a religion expert.

Peter Lineham, professor of history and religion at Massey University, says it is anecdotally evident that many people have “just had it” with religion.

The respected academic, who will retire at the end the year, joined RadioLIVE’s Mark Sainsbury to discuss how new age and traditional religions are evolving in the 21st century.

Listen to the full interview with Peter Lineham above.

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