Generational cohort 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 generational group

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

Religious denomination Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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Assemblies of God 6% 11% 23% 40% 17% 2% 329
Churches of Christ 10% 12% 21% 34% 21% 2% 247
Independent Baptist (Evangelical Trad.) 8% 5% 28% 43% 14% < 1% 462
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod 6% 4% 24% 34% 28% 3% 185
Nondenominational evangelical 6% 15% 34% 36% 8% < 1% 355
Southern Baptist Convention 5% 7% 23% 43% 20% 2% 1,137

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