Views about government aid to the poor 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 views about government aid to the poor

% of Evangelical Protestants who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who say government aid to the poor…

Religious denomination Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Assemblies of God 55% 40% 2% 3% 336
Churches of Christ 53% 41% 4% 3% 249
Independent Baptist (Evangelical Trad.) 63% 30% 5% 2% 473
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod 69% 26% 2% 3% 190
Nondenominational charismatic 65% 33% 1% < 1% 101
Nondenominational evangelical 66% 28% 4% 2% 359
Southern Baptist Convention 65% 30% 3% 2% 1,157

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