Many Americans Mix Multiple Faiths

Listen

LightHour 2

How are Americans exploring faith? A new study by the Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion and Public Life reveals many people are mixing Eastern and Western disciplines with experiences of supernatural phenomena and spiritual energy, are in touch with the dead and use astrology as a guide in their belief system. We talk with the senior researcher of this Pew Forum study, GREGORY SMITH and STEPHEN PROTHERO, Professor of Religion at Boston University. Listen to the mp3

Listen:
[audio: 121809_110630.mp3]

Want a digest of WHYY’s programs, events & stories? Sign up for our weekly newsletter.

It will take 126,000 members this year for great news and programs to thrive. Help us get to 100% of the goal.