Pastoral Psychology

, Volume 45, Issue 6, pp 429–437 | Cite as

Reliability and validity of the Santa Clara Strength of Religious Faith Questionnaire

  • Thomas G. Plante
  • Marcus Boccaccini


This study investigates the reliability and validity of the Santa Clara Strength of Religious Faith Questionnaire (SCSORF). The SCSORF and religiosity measures (i.e., Age Universal Religious Orientation Survey, Religious Life Inventory, and the God Control measure from the Belief in Personal Control Scale) were administered to three samples. Results suggest that the SCSORF is both reliable and valid.


Control Measure Cross Cultural Psychology Personal Control Religious Orientation Control Scale 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesStanford University School of MedicineUSA
  2. 2.Psychology DepartmentSanta Clara UniversitySanta Clara

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