Frequency of reading scripture among Evangelical Protestants who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Evangelical Protestants who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally by frequency of reading scripture

% of Evangelical Protestants who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who read scripture…

Religious denomination 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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Assemblies of God 81% 7% 4% 8% < 1% 336
Churches of Christ 71% 11% 5% 13% 1% 249
Independent Baptist (Evangelical Trad.) 77% 9% 5% 9% 1% 473
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod 54% 17% 9% 20% < 1% 190
Nondenominational charismatic 81% 4% < 1% 15% < 1% 101
Nondenominational evangelical 85% 8% 2% 5% < 1% 359
Southern Baptist Convention 72% 11% 5% 11% 1% 1,157

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