Survey: compared to atheists and agnostics, Protestants are less knowledgeable about the teachings, history and figures of major world religions

The Christian Post reports:

“Compared to atheists and agnostics, Protestants are less knowledgeable about the teachings, history and figures of major world religions, a new survey reveals.

“Jews and Mormons also scored high with 20.5 and 20.3 correct answers, respectively.

“When it came to Christianity, however, white evangelical Protestants were among those with the highest levels of knowledge. They scored 7.3 out of 12 on questions related to the Bible and Christianity. Mormons were the only ones to score higher, with 7.9.

“Still, atheists and agnostics were not far behind with a score of 6.7.”

Read the full story: http://www.christianpost.com/article/20100928/survey-measures-americans-knowledge-about-religion/index.html

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