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Personally i am not seeing the spiritual marks anywhere all i see is constant warfare weather it's official or not.
The only important "mark we leave" may be more spiritual than material.
The existential depression of many young people is gradually erased as they find people to love and meaningful work to perform.
The lack of hope of having an eternal spirit/soul can also be a large part of this depression. The provision of this hope is one of the virtues/graces of many religions.