Nigerian human proper activist and author, Reno Omokri has opined that poverty is why many Nigerians are non secular and churchy.
Based on him, when these folks relocate overseas and change into part of a system that works they lose their religiosity.
Reno said this in a put up he shared on his social media pages, whereas asserting that poverty alters one’s perspective.
In his phrases:
“Poverty is why many individuals are non secular and churchy. When these similar folks relocate overseas and see that their prayer requests are simply met of their new areas, they lose their religiosity. Faith is a response to poverty. Religion is a extra dependable decide of Godliness.
That’s the reason after salvation, Christ taught extra about wealth. As a result of with out wealth, your religious well being is in danger. Poverty alters your perspective. You make enemies out of harmless folks.
You blame ancestral curses and village folks to your poverty, when actually the issue is your location, which is overpopulated and underfunded. And worry of enemies, quite than love for God drives you to church”.
See the put up beneath: