Many theologians have focused on faith formation as a means of countering the trend toward disengagement from Christian belief among people today, especially among young adults. Using the insights of Charles Taylor, Andrew Root argues that many such programs are inadequate to the task, because they do not go to the heart of the matter.
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Root, Andrew. "Faith formation in a secular age." Word & World 37, no. 2 (Spr 2017): 128-141.
Root, Andrew, "Faith Formation in a Secular Age" (2017). Faculty Publications. 173.