Pew Forum

Muslims worldwide support democracy and religious freedom

Most Muslims around the world would prefer living in a democracy that upholds religioius freedom, according to surveys conducted after the Arab Spring that also found... Read more »

May 2, 2013


Heaven on earth: Religion returns to the environment

In anticipation of Earth Day, religious and environmental leaders gathered at the University of Utah Law School's 18th Stegner Symposium to discuss environmental... Read more »

April 21, 2013


Evangelical leaders’ hard push on immigration reform belies divided membership

Hundreds of evangelical pastors gathered in Washington to pray and lobby for immigration reform Wednesday. Their actions come on the heels of a new poll indicating... Read more »

April 20, 2013


#Prayforboston: Twitter users turn to God following Boston Marathon explosions

At a time when religion's place in the public square is the topic of legal battles, Americans continue to turn to a higher power in the face of tragedy. Read more »

April 15, 2013


Christians are harassed more than any other religion in the world

"Christianity is the most persecuted religion in the world." So asserted German Chancellor Angela Merkel late last year, causing a stir. Merkel echoed a concern... Read more »

April 7, 2013


Polls show overwhelming support for new pope, hope for addressing clergy sex abuse

New polls say large majorities of American Catholics are pleased with the election of Pope Francis, and the top issue they would like him to tackle is handling cases... Read more »

March 20, 2013


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