Morning Buzz | Schisms Over Same-sex Marriage in Mennonite Church

In today's buzz, Presbyterian Church recognizes gay marriage, NYT covers importance of Catholicism in Jeb Bush's life, and we get ready for a survey release. … [Read more...]

PRRI Speaks with Mark A. Smith About “Culture Wars,” Same-sex Marriage, and the AVA

Mark A. Smith is professor of Political Science and an adjunct professor of Comparative Religion and Communication at the University of Washington. His research focuses on economic and religious groups, ideas, and influences in American politics. In his new book, Secular Faith: How Culture Has Trumped Religion in American Politics, Dr. Smith argues that religion is not nearly the unchanging conservative influence in American politics that we have come to think it is and is best understood as … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | Georgia “Prosperity” Pastor Pulls Plea for $65 Million Plane

In today's buzz, FiveThirtyEight looks at the faith of U.S. prisoners and SF evangelical church announces it'll no longer require LGBT members to be celibate. … [Read more...]

Listen to PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones Talk About the American Values Atlas on Interfaith Voices

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones discusses the breadth of PRRI's new online, interactive tool on NPR's Interfaith Voices … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | Utah Lawmakers Pass LGBT Anti-Discrimination Bill

In today's buzz, American Baptist College president speaks out against homophobia and Pope Francis removes Minnesota priest who molested boys from priesthood. … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | Bloody Sunday 50th Anniversary: Obama, Bush, and Congress March

In today's buzz, a survey finds that Americans are still praying, Jeb Bush speaks out on immigration reform, and an app that will make you a better writer. … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | Alabama Supreme Court Halts Same-sex Marriage in State

In today's buzz, Alabama Supreme Court halts same-sex marriage, and Justice Department won't pursue federal civil rights charges against Darren Wilson. … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | Presbyterian Church To Change Definition of Marriage

In today's buzz, Presbyterian Church USA pastors may soon be able to perform same-sex marriages and WI Gov. Scott Walker changes stance on immigration reform. … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | CPAC Largely Avoids Same-sex Marriage

In today's buzz, a new 24-hour help line offers free support to those who are considering leaving religion, and CPAC stays mostly mum on same-sex marriage. … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | AVA Data Inspires 21 Maps Explaining Religious Landscape

In today's buzz, WP and HuffPo use our newly-released AVA data to show US religious landscape, and Jeb Bush's new pro-LGBT hires for 2016 campaign. … [Read more...]


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