4 in 10 Americans Say Religion Is ‘Very Important’

40% of Americans say religion is “very important” in their lives, and nearly 30% say they “never participate” in religious services. economist/YouGov poll found. The results of the poll, conducted May 6-9 among 1,500 US adults with a margin of error of ±2.8%, mirror other recent polls. The devalued role of religion in a country […]

A new hope: ‘Star Wars’ as American religion

May the fourth be with you! Today, “Star Wars” fans around the world celebrate their passion The multi-billion dollar sci-fi franchise created by George Lucas 46 years ago. On the surface, Star Wars Day may seem like nothing more than a pseudo-holiday at the intersection of geek culture, viral social media trends, and corporate marketing. […]

‘Doomsday Mom’ Lori Vallow didn’t want kids, became obsessed with religion: family

Lori Vallow Daybell’s family testifies that ‘Doomsday Mama’ didn’t want to raise her autistic son Joshua “JJ” Varrow, instead turning to religion and her new relationship with now-husband Chad Daybell I was fascinated. Barrow Daybell was quietly chatting with his attorney inside an Idaho courthouse Monday, as Kay Woodcock, JJ’s biological grandparent, told jurors that […]

Gen Z Traded Church For ‘A New Religion,’ Faith Leaders Say

According to a recent survey, 48.5% of Gen Z identify as non-religious, atheist or agnostic, and religious leaders have a lot of ideas about the reasons behind the decline of their faith. Gen Z mental health is declining along with their faith, as a recent study reported that Gen Z had the highest levels of […]

Values like patriotism, religion falling out of favor among Americans: poll

Long-standing values ​​such as patriotism, religion and community involvement are receding across America, according to a stunning poll released Monday. of Wall Street Journal/NORC survey Only 38% of Americans say patriotism is “very important”, down from 70% in 1998. Slightly more Americans (39%) view religion as important, compared to 62% who said faith was “very […]