Contrary to the common assumption, “Nones”–people with no religious preference–have positive feelings about most Christian denominations and denominations in general, according to a LifeWay study.
The most favorable impressions among non-believers are Baptists and Catholics. Baptists scored 61% favorable, 19% unfavorable, and 20% not familiar enough to have an opinion. Catholics scored 57% favorable, 23% unfavorable, and 20% not familiar enough.
Lutherans (46% favorable, 22% unfavorable, 33% not familiar enough) were down on the list, third from the bottom, with Pentecostals (38% favorable, 27% unfavorable, 35% not familiar enough) coming in with the lowest numbers.
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