A Portrait of Jewish Americans
American Jews overwhelmingly say they are proud to be Jewish and have a strong sense of belonging to the Jewish people, but their identity is also changing: 22% of American Jews now say they have no religion.
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CS Monitor: American Catholics like what they’re hearing from Pope Francis (+video)
Deseret News: U.S. Catholics really like Pope Francis
Six Months Into Papacy, Large Majority of Catholics Continue To Express Favorable View of Pope Francis
After six eventful months, Pope Francis is rated favorably by eight-in-ten U.S. Catholics (79%), largely unchanged since the days immediately following his ascension to the papacy.
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Orlando Sentinel: Would you want to live to be 120?
Argus Leader: ’Don’t believe in God?’ billboards prompt discussion on state of religion in S.D.
Audio and Slides: Religion Trends in the U.S.
Event Transcript: Religion Trends in the U.S.
On Aug. 8, 2013, the Pew Research Center brought together some of the leading experts in survey research on religion in the U.S. for a round-table discussion with journalists, scholars and other stakeholders on the rise of the religious “nones” and other important trends in American religion.