Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Religious literacy

Joe Carter, writing about a recent rather discouraging poll, concludes "Americans are Religiously Illiterate":
Did you know that Mother Teresa is Catholic, Maimonides was Jewish, and Martin Luther started the Protestant Reformation? Congratulations! You’re more religiously literate than most Americans....
A short version of the Pew poll this conclusion is based on can be taken here.

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