Religion and Migration
How does migration affect religion? Migration and religion are connected in many ways.
Throughout history, people have moved to seek religious freedom.
Enslaved people brought their religious beliefs and traditions to new places, often blending them with other traditions.
Territorial conquests have imposed new religions on people or forced them to flee from persecution.
Every year, millions of people around the world embark on religious pilgrimages, seeking solace, healing, and community.