Religion’s role in U.S. life is shrinking, 80% of Americans tell Pew Research

An overwhelming majority of U.S. adults say the importance of religion is shrinking in public life, according to a new Pew Research Center survey. Eighty percent of respondents said religion’s public role is falling, and 49% said that decline is a negative development. Only 8% said religion’s influence is growing and a positive occurrence. Pew […]