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.
https://pewrsr.ch/2KQ2igz

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.”
https://nym.ag/2GaKlH8

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.
http://bit.ly/2nHFK8W

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.
http://bit.ly/2xSwH7R

America’s Empty-Church Problem


The culture war over religious morality has faded; in its place is something much worse.
http://theatln.tc/2n41rR9

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…]
http://bit.ly/2ip3FYy

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


The dark rigidity of fundamentalist rural America: a view from the inside
http://bit.ly/2gBK7fY

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.
http://theatln.tc/2e4SDq6

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.
http://bit.ly/2dgNkD5

White Christian America is dying – The Washington Post


This new book shows how, and why.
http://wapo.st/2b7R9JH