Contributor: Claire Dixon

Claire Dixon is the social media assistant for Bearings. Claire manages and creates content for the Bearings Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram pages. She is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in religious studies and marketing at Santa Clara University. Claire is a past summer missionary and currently helps lead a women’s bible study at Santa Clara University, where she is in her senior year.

Are Young Adults Over Traditional Religious Rituals? Maybe Not as Much as You Think!

For a while I didn’t understand why Hollywood was obsessed with creating horror movies based on Catholic traditions. From “The Exorcist” (1973), to “The Da Vinci Code” (2006), and “The Nun” (2018), Catholic tradition seems to be on the chopping block when it comes to tales of supernatural fear and trauma. I voiced my confusion, and my friend matter-of-factly said,... Read more