born-again

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born-again

having experienced conversion, esp to evangelical Christianity
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We were able to show Wattleton's poll as being heavily weighted with not only born-again or evangelical women but with members of other religions opposed to abortion rights.
Some 46 per cent of all born-again voters favour the Republicans, as do a majority of white born-agains (52 per cent) and weekly attenders (50 per cent).
Note: The overall sample was 15,490, with subsamples of 2,116 Catholics, 3,265 Protestants and 1,622 born-agains
Bush won majorities of 56 and 63 per cent respectively with all born-agains and born-again church attenders, as well as an impressive 62 per cent with white born-agains.
Born-again voters accorded the Republicans an overall majority of 59 per cent, with even higher support among white born-agains (66 per cent) and born-again weekly church attenders (65 per cent).
In my own research on the born-agains, I found out that behind their facade of euphoric calm, people marinated in the Bible and surrounded by the born-again church subculture tend to be depressed, and suffer from a sort of generalized emotional distress partaking of anxiety, worry, and fear.
One of the born-agains' brightest rising stars--indeed, the only up-and-coming high profile born-again leader who does not project an outrightly disreputable or bumpkinish image--Christian psychologist James C.
Variations of biblical counseling pervaded the born-again movement in the seventies and early eighties.
Alternative approaches that syncretistically mix contemporary mental health lore with born-again theology also developed and progressed in the seventies and eighties.