Americans are highly likely to inflate their amount of religious participation – if they even attend religious services at all. (LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Nearly Half Of Americans Say Increasing ‘Non-Religious’ Sect Bad For Society

Nearly half of Americans say the increasing number of people “who are not religious” is troubling for society.


Obama lost some of the Christian and Protestant vote from 2008, but made major gains with non-religious and Jewish voters. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Study: Obama Captures Non-Religious Vote

President Obama lost ground among white evangelical Protestants and white Catholics in this year’s election, but religiously unaffiliated voters and Jewish voters came out in big numbers for the Democratic incumbent.