Study: evangelicals becoming more devout, Catholics less

Details: Evangelical Protestants have become more devoted to their religious beliefs over the last three decades, even as Catholics have become less attached to their faith, new research finds. The denominational differences come even as religious affiliations have decreased overall in America, with the number of people who claim no religious affiliation at all doubling [Read More...]

Poll: most say they can disagree with key teachings and remain in the Church

That holds true for both Catholics and evangelicals, it seems. Details: Significant majorities of Americans say it is possible to disagree with their religion’s teachings on abortion and homosexuality and still remain in good standing with their faith. The findings, released Thursday (June 9) in a detailed survey by Public Religion Research Institute, held true [Read More...]