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Ahead of the Trend: Is religion in America in decline?

Add another important voice to the debate over the health of religion in the United States, a nation that is a symbol of the staying power of faith in the West. In a paper for the Association of Religion Data Archives, Duke sociologist Mark Chaves finds β€œit is reasonable to conclude that American religion has in fact declined in recent decades β€” slowly, but unmistakably.” Others say the religious beliefs and practices of Americans have been remarkably stable.

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