- Dec 5, 2019
Most Americans support life imprisonment over the death penalty, according to a Gallup poll released Nov. 24, revealing a shift in the majority opinion on this issue for the first time in 34 years.
A religious liberty index unveiled by the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty shows a comfort level among Americans with the degree of religious freedom they have in the country.
While a survey of more than 54,000 Americans showed little change in their attitudes between 2014 and 2018 on the legality of abortion, researchers detected movement in many demographic groups, Catholics included.
The Pew Research Center firm released a new report – “What Americans Know About Religion” – that found that one-third of Catholics in the United States don’t believe what the Catholic Church teaches: The Eucharist is the actual Body and Blood of Jesus Christ.
Only about half of American Catholics can correctly identify Church teaching on communion, according to a new Pew study.
A large majority of Americans make important decisions without calling on religious leaders for advice, according to a new survey released Monday by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.