why are rites of passage important?

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  • Created on: 31-03-13 15:24
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  • Why are rites of passage important?
    • It keeps tradition as it has been going on for over 4000 years.
    • It reminds them of God as he believed to be present at these turning points.
    • It reminds them of what is important.
    • It makes them feel part of their community both now and in the past.
    • It helps people to reflect and cope with these changes and any responsibilities that go with these.
    • It is important to mark key turning points or changes in your life.
    • it brings family and friends together
    • It upholds their religious duties.


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