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Loving Dads Help Pass On Faith to Kids

  • Jim Daly
    Crosswalk blog for Jim Daly of Focus on the Family
  • 2014 Jun 30
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dad hugs and kisses young daughter

In a previous blog post I wrote on passing along a faith that lasts to your children. That post focused on the most important factor parents can do: live out a vibrant faith themselves.

Today I want to share with you additional research that suggests another helpful dimension to helping your kids inherit your faith.

As it turns out, that element has a lot to do with Dad.

The power of love and affection

In a New York Times article that ran earlier this year, Prof.

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