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Why Are Religious Survey Results So Confusing?
Originally Posted: 11/18/2014 - 2:46pm | Type: Blog

Reading religion surveys can seem like confronting the Tower of Babel: stacked questions, confusing terms, unscientific methodology. It gets even crazier when results are contradictory. How does that happen? ...

Secularism Grows as More U.S. Christians Turn ‘Churchless’
Originally Posted: 10/24/2014 - 12:53pm | Type: Blog

“We are far from becoming an atheist nation,” he said. “There are tens of millions of active believers in America today. But the wall between the churched and the churchless is growing higher and more impenetr ...

Poll: Younger Christians Less Supportive of Death Penalty
Originally Posted: 01/17/2014 - 4:16pm | Type: Blog

One day after the state of Ohio executed a man for murder, a new poll shows younger Christians are not as supportive of the death penalty as older members of their faith. One day ...

Christendom, Bias, and The End of Religion
Originally Posted: 04/16/2013 - 1:07pm | Type: Blog

Yesterday the Barna Group offered up a very interesting analysis of post-Christianity in the United States. But when we talk about the end of Christianity, which Christianity are we talking about? ...

Poll Shows A Double Standard on Religious Liberty
Originally Posted: 01/24/2013 - 10:51am | Type: Blog

Half of Americans worry that religious freedom in the U.S. is at risk, and many say activist groups — particularly gays and lesbians — are trying to remove “traditional Christian values” from the public square ...