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Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

Since the early 1980s, Houston has found itself squarely in the midst of a demographic revolution and subject to the new economic, educational and environmental challenges that have redefined the... read more >


Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

In sharp contrast with Europe and the United States, very few people in sub-Saharan African nations are religiously unaffiliated, and the vast majority of sub-Saharan Africans are deeply committed to... read more >


Develop a Stronger Understanding of Religion Research

The Association of Religion Data Archives collects high-quality research data from more than 500 sources, catalogs it and develops tools to help researchers, teachers, religious leaders and the general public... read more >


American National Election Studies, 2008

The ANES 2008 study is the 28th in a series of biennial election studies undertaken to provide survey data on questions about vote choice, turnout and related matters. The 2008... read more >


World Values Survey, 2005

The World Values Survey is a worldwide investigation of sociocultural and political change carried out in more than 80 societies by a team of international social scientists. Five waves have... read more >


Religion and Public Life Survey, 2008

In the late summer of 2008, the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press and the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life commissioned a telephone survey to... read more >


Religion and America’s Role in the World, 2008

Working from the assumption that people’s views are informed by their values and personal experiences, a study undertook the first-ever focused exploration of the role that religious worldview plays in... read more >


When It Comes To Polls, Read The Fine Print

When It Comes To Polls, Read The Fine Print Polling Report Survey Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News

Even lay people can, and should, ask tough questions about polls to see if their claims match their findings. And when it comes to poll data we should all be informed consumers.


Urban Space, Race, and Church Integration

In summary fashion, this article argues that the inability to integrate congregations is directly linked to the spacial separation of inner city, largely black ghettos from suburban, predominantly white suburbs.... read more >


Strategies for the Education and Oversight of Lay Certified Clergy

Judicatories with a substantial number of small, relatively isolated congregations with empty pulpits are experimenting with designing programs to train church members to serve as certified or locally-restricted ordained clergy.... read more >





Presbyterian Seminary is pleased to share W. Sibley Towner's Prayers that Sing & Stir the Heart

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