Pew Forum on Religious and Public Life

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Poll: Religiously Unaffiliated Expand, Now Second-Largest Group In US

The number of Christians in the U.S. continues to decline sharply across all regions and demographic groups, while the number of those describing themselves as religiously unaffiliated – atheist, agnostic or “nothing in particular” – has spiked to nearly one-quarter of the U.S. population.

05/12/2015

Speaking to Jewish leaders for the first time as pope, Francis said that true Christians cannot hold anti-Semitic sentiments due to the intertwined history of the two faiths.  (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Pope Francis: ‘A True Christian Cannot Be Anti-Semitic’

Speaking to Jewish leaders for the first time as pope, Francis said that true Christians cannot hold anti-Semitic sentiments due to the intertwined history of the two faiths.

06/25/2013