All posts tagged "Evangelical"

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    Congrats, Billy: Stats Show Your Evangelical Movement Is Still Going Strong

    Born-again believers have kept the faith over four decades, while most religious switching has been between mainline Protestants and the “nones.” Editor’s note: In 2014, CT reported how a massive survey by the Pew Research Center found that American evangelicals were weathering the “rise of the nones” much better than other Christian...

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    Congrats, Billy: Stats Show Your Evangelical Movement Is Still Going Strong

    Born-again believers have kept the faith over four decades, while most religious switching has been between mainline Protestants and the “nones.” Editor’s note: In 2014, CT reported how a massive survey by the Pew Research Center found that American evangelicals were weathering the “rise of the nones” much better than other Christian...

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    Congrats, Billy: Stats Show Your Evangelical Movement Is Still Going Strong

    Born-again believers have kept the faith over four decades, while most religious switching has been between mainline Protestants and the “nones.” Editor’s note: In 2014, CT reported how a massive survey by the Pew Research Center found that American evangelicals were weathering the “rise of the nones” much better than other Christian...

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    Evangelical vs. Born Again: A Survey of What Americans Say and Believe Beyond Politics

    Less than half who claim either label have evangelical beliefs. Most likely: African Americans. For all the handwringing over what the term evangelical means in the political moment of Donald Trump and Roy Moore, only 1 in 100 Americans would take on the term if it had nothing to do with politics....

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    Evangelical vs. Born Again: A Survey of What Americans Say and Believe Beyond Politics

    Less than half who claim either label have evangelical beliefs. Most likely: African Americans. For all the handwringing over what the term evangelical means in the political moment of Donald Trump and Roy Moore, only 1 in 100 Americans would take on the term if it had nothing to do with politics....

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    Evangelical Distinctives in the 21st Century

    The first in a series on the meaning and place of a historic movement. The evangelical faith is going through another of its spasms of critical self-reflection. Every week, it seems another prominent person claims that “evangelicalism is in crisis” or that they no longer want to be identified with the word...

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    Trump Ends DACA, Despite Pleas from Evangelical Advisers

    (UPDATED) Two-thirds of evangelicals favor work permits for Dreamers, as program for undocumented immigrants who came as children now faces six-month deadline. News and Reporting

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    Evangelical Experts Oppose Trump’s Plan to Ban Refugees

    World Relief and other major ministries argue that compassion and security are not opposing forces. Despite previous plans to admit the highest number of refugees in decades, the United States would be shutting its doors to thousands displaced by conflict in the Middle East—at least temporarily—under an executive order President Donald Trump...

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    Evangelical Experts Oppose Trump’s Plan to Ban Refugees

    World Relief and other major ministries argue that compassion and security are not opposing forces. Despite previous plans to admit the highest number of refugees in decades, the United States would be shutting its doors to thousands displaced by conflict in the Middle East—at least temporarily—under an executive order President Donald Trump...

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    No Middle Ground: Scores of Evangelical Leaders Reject Compromise on LGBT and Religious Rights

    Dozens sign statement against SOGI protections. Compromises designed to safeguard both religious freedoms and LGBT rights won’t fly among many of America’s most influential conservative Christians. Leaders from nearly 90 evangelical seminaries, publications, ministries, and churches—as well as Catholic and Orthodox clergy—signed a statement last month rejecting any legal efforts to protect...