Topic: Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life
Nearly 300 US companies filed a brief on behalf of the New York woman whose challenge of DOMA has reached the Supreme Court. Why support gay marriage? For one, it's just good business.
A new study shows that many devout Americans know less about religion than do atheists. To some observers, it suggests a shallowness of faith. To others, it is evidence that Americans know the spirit better than the letter of religion.
More than half say other faiths can also lead to salvation.
Practices do not always line up as theologians may expect, a Pew Forum survey finds.