Catholics

Morning Buzz | GOP Presidential Candidates: Who Follows Whom on Twitter

[03.23.2015]

In today’s buzz, Robert P. Jones speaks with PBS’ Newshour about gauging millennials’ racial attitudes, and RI teachers’ requests to observe Good Friday denied.

Morning Buzz | The Three Religious Groups That Dominate the U.S.

[03.04.2015]

In today’s buzz, prosecutors seek death penalty for man accused of killing three Muslims at UNC and AVA data shows three religious groups dominate most states.

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones Hosts El-Hibri Foundation Webinar

[02.19.2015]

As part of the El-Hibri Foundation’s World Interfaith Harmony Week Series, PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones hosted a webinar titled “10 Things You Must Know About: Changing Landscape in Religious America From Surveys.”

Morning Buzz | SCOTUS to Rule on Nationwide Same-sex Marriages

[01.19.2015]

In today’s buzz, a new doc on the Church of Scientology generates buzz and SCOTUS opts to hear same-sex marriage cases

Morning Buzz | The Catholic Clash: How Social Issues Divide Clergy and Congregants

[10.17.2014]

In today’s buzz, the synod wraps up amid controversy and The Immanent Frame gives the PRRI/SSRS American Values Atlas some love.

Churches They Are a Changin': Americans’ Attitudes Toward Same-sex Marriage Are Transforming the Face of Congregations

[09.12.2014]

A new study released by Duke University finds that churches are increasingly welcoming gay and lesbian couples in committed relationships to their congregations. These findings underscore PRRI data that indicate religious groups have seen an astonishing shift in perspectives on same-sex marriage in the past decade.

The Morning Buzz | Could Libertarianism Transform the GOP?

[08.11.2014]

In today’s Buzz, Richard Dawkins might be a liability to the atheist movement, Pope Francis could reframe the “values” debate, libertarianism might be going mainstream, the Buddhist tech world’s focus on gadgets misses the point, and why Nate Silver’s Senate prediction isn’t as flashy as it seems.

The Morning Buzz | Is Inequality Damaging the US Economy?

[08.07.2014]

In today’s Buzz, the White House begins fast-tracking undocumented families to be deported, Catholic charities in New York City shift their focus, Missouri executed another death row inmate, and a new report says that inequality is damaging the US economy.

The Morning Buzz | Democrats Ditch the “War on Women” Rhetoric

[08.04.2014]

In today’s Buzz, Democrats ditch the “war on women” rhetoric, Americans view the unaccompanied minor children with compassionate pragmatism rather than ideology, Atheist TV has its premiere, Mitt Romney hits the campaign trail, and American archbishops live in the lap of luxury.

The Morning Buzz | Do Children Have an Innate Belief in God?

[08.01.2014]

In today’s Buzz, religious leaders convene to ask for carbon pollution regulations, the House stalls on congratulating Pope Francis, Satanists demand a religious liberty exemption, and overwork may be affecting the gender pay gap.