Barna Research

Barna: Most Protestant pastors see school as 'negative influence' on spiritual formation

“In fact, schools are ranked alongside a child’s friends and peers as primarily negative influences — a view held by 61 percent of Protestant leaders and 65 percent of Catholic leaders,” said Barna. - Christian Post

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Only 25 Percent of Christians Live in ‘Spiritually Vibrant’ Homes, Barna Study Finds

"Twenty-five percent of professing, practicing Christians live in households that regularly pray and practice Bible reading together and conduct outreach together to others, while 28 percent live in households that do none of the items on that list" - Christian Headlines

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Barna: Pastors feel greatest pressure to address, avoid divisive issues from inside the church

"Barna released research on Tuesday which found that 50 percent of surveyed pastors felt either 'frequently' or 'occasionally' limited in their ability to speak out on certain issues, with respondents being more likely to identify those within the church as the reason." - CPost

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New Barna Report: Growing Number of Americans "Love Jesus" but Don't Go to Church

"Barna has released a report on the first of a two-part exploration of faith and spirituality outside the church, looking at the 'fascinating segment of the American population who, as the saying goes, love Jesus but not the church.'"

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