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Rutgers Professors Discuss History of Religion in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ—The religious landscape in the Hub City has been constantly changing, especially due to the arrival of new immigrants, over the past century.

Religious communities helped immigrant families become integrated into American society and provided great resources for new families.

However, the trend of relying on a church or religious community is greatly reducing as people are becoming more connected with one another and banding together, not by religion, but by shared morality.