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Millennials Spiritual But Not Religious

America's young people are saying "no" to organized religion.  72% of the Millennials say that they are spiritual, but not religious.  According to USA Today's analysis,

  • Among the 65% who call themselves Christian, "many are either mushy Christians or Christians in name only.  Most are just indifferent."
  • 65% rarely or never pray with others, and 38% almost never pray by themselves either.
  • 65% rarely or never attend worship services.
  • 67% don't read the Bible or sacred texts.
  • Many are unsure Jesus is the only path to heaven: Half say yes, half no.

Among those who believe in Jesus Christ and have accepted Him as their savior:

  • 68% did not mention faith, religion or spirituality when asked what was "really important in life."
  • 50% do not attend church at least weekly.
  • 36% rarely or never read the Bible.

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