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1 posted on 05/02/2012 8:50:10 AM PDT by SeekAndFind
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No mention of the suspect, at best, methodology employed to reach these “results”.


2 posted on 05/02/2012 9:05:42 AM PDT by A.A. Cunningham (Barry Soetoro is a Kenyan communist)
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I’m not totally sure how they get this data since the U.S. census doesn’t ask you your religion (and my answer would be NOYDB if they asked) but it sounds like they are counting churches and church sizes. I don’t know if that produces accurate results.

What I find is that churches grow when their members are energized to make new members. If there’s no zeal in your faith, that faith will not attract new members. Where there is vibrancy, more will be attracted to it regardless of whether it is doctrinally sound or not.

I wonder in which category the “mega-churches” fall under? Non-denominational, I suppose. Those seem to be flourishing the most around here, although I don’t equate that with the soundness of their message.


3 posted on 05/02/2012 9:13:04 AM PDT by OrangeHoof (Evil never reveals the truth until it's too late to flee.)
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Muslims saw the greatest growth rate among the five main religious groups studied.

An inevitable result of a screwed-up immigration policy which allows jihadi fifth columnists to flow over our borders unchecked.

4 posted on 05/02/2012 9:30:05 AM PDT by Vigilanteman (Obama: Fake black man. Fake Messiah. Fake American. How many fakes can you fit in one Zer0?)
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I personally know Catholics who in recent years have become reticent to tell strangers out there that they are Catholic.

“Somebody out there is making a list” is what they tell me.


8 posted on 05/02/2012 10:36:19 AM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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Looks like Protestants are leaving the denominations and joining Evangelical churches in response to the widespread support for the ordination of queers and so forth in the “mainline” churches. That’s more like a bus transfer than a change of faith.


9 posted on 05/02/2012 10:38:37 AM PDT by Rashputin (Only Newt can defeat both the Fascist democrats and the Vichy GOP)
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Latter-day Saints saw the next highest growth at 45.5 percent
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Actually this is only 20%

It seems the Mormons had fudged their books

Oh Noez

They wouldnt lie would they ???


11 posted on 05/03/2012 5:57:24 AM PDT by Tennessee Nana (Why should I vote for Bishop Romney when he hates me because I am a Christian)
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Good. Hopefully the evangelicals and Muslims get the CINOs


12 posted on 05/03/2012 2:33:27 PM PDT by markomalley (Nothing emboldens the wicked so greatly as the lack of courage on the part of the good-Pope Leo XIII)
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