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86% believe in God.
70% believe in a Devil, which God’s Book talks about.
75% believe in angels, which God’s Book talks about.
69% believe in hell, which God’s Book talks about.
32% believe the Bible is the actual word of God to be taken literally word for word.
45% believe the Bible is inspired by God but not everything should be taken literally.
** So 86% believe in God and 77% believe the Bible is from God.
39% wants the influence of organized religion (which is a broad term) over this nation (USA) to remain the same, 32% to be less, and 27% to be more.
57% says religion is very important in their life, 27% says fairly important, and 16% says not very important in their life.
** So 57% believe religion is very important, but only 27% think that its influence should be greater in the US.
63% say they are a member of a church or synagogue, but only 40% had attended in the last 7 days, only 31% attend at least once a week.
** So 86% believe in God, 77% believe the Bible is from God, 57% say religion is important, but only 31% attend church or synagogue a week.
Is it because only 43% consider themselves “born-again” (assumingly that means regenerated by God unto salvation)? Of course this number could be low due to the fact that they associate it with “evangelical Christian” whereas one may claimed to be saved, but not an evangelical Christian.
Do we see a problem here?
86% believe in God, but only 31% are acting like it.