Paola Lopez

 

Abstract

Psychology of Religion has been studying how religion. Spirituality, and psychology all relate to happiness and various problems. Little is known about how concepts/beliefs of God/Higher Power affect our life satisfaction, spirituality, and religiosity. This study involved forty-five participants from Southern Adventist University (SAU) 25 percent male and 20 percent women. The Life-Beliefs Instrument Survey (LBS) was administered with 50 items. The results suggested that there was so statistical significance in the relationship between God concepts/beliefs and religiosity. One interesting finding suggested there is a statistical significance finding between as individuals rate a more positive view of God/Higher Power, there is a higher tendency to be more spiritual in SAU students.

Keywords: God concepts, life satisfaction, spirituality, religiosity