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There are currently 128 million practicing Christians in Australia today making up 68 of our population That number has been slowly but steadily decreasing since the mid 1950s and this is because Australians are turning away from traditional religions as organised Christian churches continue to be locked in the past Australians are turning away from organised Christian religions for many reasons but one of the major problems that Australians are finding with Christianity today is that the churches are not offering what Australians are looking for spiritually Today Australians are looking for an individual spiritual fulfilment rather than an institutional religion with rules and regulations as well as beliefs and faith They want individuality and think that church going and church authority are no longer necessary to sustain spirituality and faith Australians are looking for guidance to sustain their own religious pursuit and they want to trust in the promise of a better world about to happen Australians have been identified as a people who want to believe in pure love peace joy beauty and they want to celebrate life Dr Maurice Ryan Australian Catholic University Many of them feel that Christianity doesnt offer them these virtues because they feel that Christianity is a religion based on the perception of sin These Australians are turning away from Christianity because although they think that science itself is not sufficient to really explain existence they were not keen to go back to the Christian tradition with its holy books miracles and so forth Also I think that the need for a sense of peace has become more apparent Reverend Phillip Hughes a religious researcher Australian culture is very much based on new life and hope and so we are finding that in these changing times the Australian people are searching for spiritual fulfilment to make their lives worth living in the process turning away from traditional religions Christian churches arent changing with society they still
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