Religion Fun Facts

Did you know that an estimated 1.2 billion people around the world do not follow any religion?

Religion is definitely one of the most sensitive topics to ever discuss. Whether it’s with kids, family, friends, or colleagues. Religion is introduced to most kids at a very early age, incorporating bible studies into kids’ activities will help them grasp the concept sooner.

Religion Fun Facts To Share During Christmas & Other Celebrations

We all have to be mindful of what we say and how we say it when we are talking about other people’s religions. This is because we all have different truths that we believe in. Oh! Not to forget how ready we normally are, to defend those truths, by all means. Like a warrior sent to war!

However, it is important to learn each other’s religion through religious trivia exercises. This is important for peaceful and respectful co-existence. Different religions have the aspect of music in their worship.

Each religion has its own unique values, practices, sets of beliefs, and perspectives of how we ought to live life and the consequences of doing wrong. These differences should be respected, whether we believe in them or not. 

Our religion fun facts will present to you some shocking truths that you perhaps had no idea of. Take a look!

Religion fun facts

  • The Bible was the first book printed by Gutenberg’s printing press.
  • Easter Eggs predate Christianity itself.
  • The Chinese Mandate of Heaven is analogous to the Western Divine Right of Kings.
  • The Ancient Egyptians believed that the gods judged their souls after death.
  • The Flower Wars were a religious ritual in pre-colonial Central America.
  • Christianity, Islam, and Judaism are the Abrahamic Religions.
  • Hinduism is the smallest of the three largest religions in the world.
  • Ashoka the Great spread Buddhism outside of India.
  • Hinduism is not a single religion.
  • Islam has two main denominations.
  • Methodism has 80 million followers worldwide today.
  • Neo-Paganism has 1 million followers as of 2019.
  • Islam is the second-largest religion in the world, with 1.9 billion followers in 2019.
  • An estimated 1.2 billion people around the world in 2019 do not follow any religion.
  • Christianity is the largest religion in the world, with 2.4 billion followers in 2019.


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