(RNS) It used to be that figuring out what Americans think about pretty much anything was relatively simple. No more. Here’s why.
Articles tagged “Pew Research Center”
MIAMI (RNS) People gave a wide variety of reasons for abandoning the Catholic Church. The most common answer was people saying they wanted a more personal connection with God.
(RNS) People wonder what happened to religious liberty in America, and are calling on their religious leaders to speak out against the growing state encroachment on their ability to legally live out their faith.
WASHINGTON (RNS) White evangelicals, more than any other religious group, worry that the government will interfere with their religious liberty.
(RNS) 32 percent of Americans support clergy endorsing candidates from the pulpit — a jump from 24 percent in 2010 .
(RNS) As a young Jew, I can’t help but see expressions of evangelical philo-Semitism as an attempt to keep Jewishness in its New Testament box, and to continue the old fallacy of conflating the Jewish people (of Bible fame) with living Jewish people.
WASHINGTON (RNS) A new survey finds — surprise!– we like ourselves. U.S. adults feel most warmly about those who share their religion.
(RNS) Instead of neat boxes, there’s a reddish/blueish tint in attitudes toward faith, family, and government.