Essay about THE GENERATION GAP

English_Master March 25, 2016 No Comments
THE GENERATION GAP Our forefathers had deep faith in God and religion which is somehow missing in the present generation. As a result of scientific discoveries, we find it difficult now to believe in the existence of God, in the soul, or in life after death. In the past religious faith used to be a great prop to human beings in times of distress or misfortune. The belief that whatever God did was for the good of human beings served as a great consolation to people when a natural calamity fell upon them. The difficulties, disappointments and failures were attributed to God’s will and people bowed before them without much questioning. But now those beliefs have more or less gone. We now ask if life has any purpose at all. We now feel confused and perplexed. The decline in religious faith has led also to the loss of spiritual values in life. Our forefathers had the ideal of charity, sympathy, fellow-feeling and brotherhood of man. Now people have become utterly materialistic and pleasure minded. Everyone wants to make as much money as possible by fair means or foul. Honesty and integrity are things of the past. Now there is a mad scramble for money and power. In a way,...
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Essay about THE GENERATION GAP

English_Master December 7, 2015 No Comments
THE GENERATION GAP Our forefathers had deep faith in God and religion which is somehow missing in the present generation. As a result of scientific discoveries, we find it difficult now to believe in the existence of God, in the soul, or in a life after death. In the past religious faith used to be a great prop to human beings in times of distress or misfortune. The belief that whatever God did was for the good of human beings served as a great consolation to people when a natural calamity fell upon them The difficulties, disappointments and failures were attributed to God’s ‘Will and people bowed before them without much questioning But now those spiritual beliefs have more or less gone We now ask if life has any purpose at all. We now feel confused and perplexed. The decline in religious faith has led also to the loss of the spiritual values of life. Our forefathers had the ideal of charity, sympathy, fellow-feeling, brotherhood of man, etc. Now people have become utterly materialistic and pleasure minded. Everyone wants to make as much money as possible by fair means or foul. Honest and integrity are thing of the past. Now there is a mad scramble for money and power....
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