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Cathy Lynn Grossman

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Posted by Cathy Lynn Grossman 3 weeks 1 day ago
Museum of the Bible.That’s it.The name of the museum under construction in Washington, D.C., is official.“We don’t need more to tell people who and what we are,” said the museum’s founder and...
Posted by Cathy Lynn Grossman 4 weeks 6 hours ago
These are anxious times for white evangelicals, according to two new surveys.At 20 percent of U.S. adults, they are statistically neck-and-neck with the “nones” — people who claim no religious brand...
Posted by Cathy Lynn Grossman 4 weeks 2 days ago
More Americans today say religion’s influence is losing ground just when they want it to play a stronger role in public life and politics.A new Pew Research Center survey finds 72 percent...
Posted by Cathy Lynn Grossman 5 weeks 2 hours ago
James Merritt spent years as senior pastor of an Atlanta-area megachurch that featured a mighty choir.Then he changed his tune.At 50, he left First Baptist Church Snellville to plant a new church —...
Posted by Cathy Lynn Grossman 5 weeks 6 days ago
U.S. religious congregations are marching to their own drums now more than ever.The National Congregations Study‘s latest look at the country’s churches, synagogues and mosques — the third...