American Confidence in Organized Religion At All Time Low

0 Posted by - July 13, 2012 - Career & Business, Religion, Science

empty church 411board 300x225 American Confidence in Organized Religion At All Time LowAccording to a recent Gallup poll, the number of Americans who have faith in organized religion is at an all-time low.

Only 44 percent of Americans today have a lot of confidence in organized religion, compared to 66 percent in 1973 when organized religion or church was the highest rated institution in Gallup’s “confidence in institutions measure.”

Organized religion and the Church “continued to rank first in most years through 1985, outranking the military and the U.S. Supreme Court, among others,” as reported by the Gallup study.

CONTINUED at the Huffington Post.

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