Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 40% 16% 16% 28% 1% 2,774
Evangelical Protestant 45% 20% 13% 21% 1% 2,469
Historically Black Protestant 35% 19% 13% 31% 1% 466
Jehovah's Witness 61% 20% 3% 14% 2% 102
Jewish 45% 20% 13% 21% 2% 184
Mainline Protestant 41% 17% 15% 25% 1% 2,158
Mormon 46% 27% 13% 13% < 1% 360
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 39% 13% 11% 37% < 1% 713

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