What is Religious Experience?

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What is religious experience?

In many religions, believers not only claim to experience God or some Ultimate reality but feel that experiences give significant meaning and directions to their lives. RE not just confined to those who belong to one of the main religions: according to RE reserch centre 1/3 Britains claim to have had RE of some kind. However, not easy to define RE; there are many diff types and meaning of 'experience' is unclear.

One way to understand RE is to say that they're different from ordinary Es, in that what is Ed is taken by the person


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