Tag Archives: america

Why America’s ‘nones’ don’t identify with a religion | Pew Research Center

Six-in-ten religious nones say the questioning of religious teachings is a very important reason for their lack of affiliation. But nones are far from a monolithic group.

The Irreligious Now Outnumber White Evangelicals in America

New data on religious trends from ABC and the Washington Post shows that people reporting “no religion” are now a much larger part of the population than the white evangelicals who dominate the Republican Party and Donald Trump’s “base.”

America’s Founding Fathers’ Religion Is Not What You Think It Is

Despite what many citizens and current government officials believe, the United States of America is not a Christian nation. In fact, founding fathers’ religion could even be classified as Deism.

America’s Changing Religious Identity

A seismic survey of American religious and denominational identity—the largest of its kind ever conducted—chronicles changes in the US religious landscape.

America’s Empty-Church Problem

The culture war over religious morality has faded; in its place is something much worse.

America Isn’t Growing Hostile Towards Christians, It’s Growing Hostile Towards Religious Bullies.

It seems like not more than a day or two goes by without hearing it from somewhere: America is growing hostile towards Christians. A growing number of Christians– a shocking amount, actually– are convinced that America’s glory days are over and that Christians are now a marginalized group on the verge of having all of [Read More…]

The dark rigidity of fundamentalist rural America: a view from the inside

The dark rigidity of fundamentalist rural America: a view from the inside

Robert P. Jones on the End of White Christian America – The Atlantic – The Atlantic

The decline of a once-powerful majority is going to have profound implications.

The End of White Christian America and Trump’s Desperate Promises to Save It | Alternet

As Robert P. Jones shows in his illuminating new book, white Christians in America are in decline in numbers and influence, as many are both desperate and nostalgic for the past.

White Christian America is dying – The Washington Post

This new book shows how, and why.