When you say "I am a religious person"...what do you mean?

I ask because I always come across so many people who will claim to be religious..but ..never go to their place of worship regulary(church, mosque, temple...etc)...have indulged in pre matial sex, drink (I know some religions dont allow it), dress inappropriate (Ist being modest in clothing mentioned? Even the... show more I ask because I always come across so many people who will claim to be religious..but ..never go to their place of worship regulary(church, mosque, temple...etc)...have indulged in pre matial sex, drink (I know some religions dont allow it), dress inappropriate (Ist being modest in clothing mentioned? Even the bride dresses are getting bold day by day!) etc

e.g.
Does just wearing a chain with a cross around your neck make you religious?

P.S.not pointing to any one particular religion..

When you say you are religious what does it really mean?

Thanks!
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