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3 for Thursday: 3 Takeaways from Pew’s Poll on Religion in the 114th Congress

You might be wondering what the religion makeup is of the 114th Congress is. Pew has the numbers. Spoiler alert: it's mostly Christian.

3 for Thursday: 3 Takeaways from a Recent Poll on Evangelical Beliefs

A recent poll of evangelical beliefs discovers some interesting things and has some concerned about heresies.

3 for Thursday: 3 Highlights from the Pew Survey of Religion in Politics

According to a new Pew survey, most Americans (72 percent) see religion as losing its influence on American society. What do you think?

What College (and Seminary) Students Don’t Know About Religion

College students studying religion think they know what it is, but they are often wrong. Here are some things worth knowing when studying religion.

3 for Thursday: 3 Lessons from that BuzzFeed Map on your Representative’s Religion

When a BuzzFeed map shows your religion controls the country's power-base, then it's time to stop complaining about persecution.

Which Religion Takes the Silver Medal in Your State?

With 77 percent of Americans identifying as Christians, you might be wondering what religions take second place. Now you can find out.

3 for Thursday: 3 Studies on the Problem of Religious Identity

New studies say something about religious identity and their perils in family, job prospects in the American South, and in defining a country.

3 for Thursday: 3 Recent Polls Covering Religion and Science

As we draw closer to a presidential election, polls and surveys will go into overdrive, covering everything from religion to science and, well, probably back to religion again.
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