Faith, Cognitive Dissonance, and the Psychology of Religious Experience

Faith, Cognitive Dissonance, and the Psychology of Religious Experience “I have actually seen that a number of the people I have recognized who have left the Church did not do so because they thought insufficient, however since they thought too much. In their excessive idealism, they have actually held Church leaders or God to assumptions …

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Cognitive Dissonance

Cognitive dissonance refers to a situation involving conflicting attitudes, beliefs or behaviors. This produces a feeling of mental discomfort leading to an alteration in one of the attitudes, beliefs or behaviors to reduce the discomfort and restore balance. For example, when people smoke (behavior) and they know that smoking causes cancer (cognition), they are in …

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Ego death. Cognitive dissonance and “being” IN our Reality.

Dissonance can be reduced in one of three ways: Change one or more of the attitudes, behavior, beliefs, etc., to make the relationship between the two elements a consonant one. When one of the dissonant elements is a behavior, the individual can change or eliminate the behavior. However, this mode of dissonance reduction frequently presents …

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KAT VON D IS SUFFERING FROM COGNITIVE DISSONANCE | ANTI VAX | HIGHLIGHT AND SHADE

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