You've Gotta Have Faith

In times of flux, people look for security. For many, that's found in faith. And even in Europe, the world's least-religious region according to a Gallup poll conducted last year, people are now thinking and talking, to God and each other, about their own faiths as well as about what others believe.

Much of the surge in spirituality has been on a grand scale. Vigils and memorial services after the terrorist attacks drew thousands. But clerics have also noticed that their individual flocks are bigger and the pews fuller at regular services, a trend strongest in Britain and...

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