Barna gets a lot of questions about what we do, as well as how and why we do it. This article goes “behind the scenes” for those curious about the nitty-gritty details of conducting research or about Barna’s role in collecting and interpreting data. Read on as our researchers and editors answer some key questions about where Barna studies start.
As Americans prepare to honor those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces on Veterans Day (November 11), new Barna data explores the presence of faith in the military. The study, in partnership with American Bible Society, reveals a military made up of men and women who think positively of Christians, welcome the Bible’s influence and are shaped by their profession.
Ireland is globally recognized for its long history of Christianity, but religious identity in the republic is rapidly changing, particularly among young people. A new Barna report conducted in partnership with Christ in Youth examines the faith, worries and perceptions of Christianity among youth in the Republic of Ireland. Here are 10 key findings from the report.
As recent natural disasters have left communities in need, Americans have responded—but generosity takes different forms, depending on your age. According to a new Barna report, there are significant gaps among generations when it comes to the importance and practice of giving.
Prayer is the most common faith practice among American adults, but it’s also one of the most complex. The Bible speaks of numerous kinds of prayers and different traditions emphasize certain kinds over others. Not all Americans think about it in the same way—or even pray to the same deity (if at all). A new study from Barna reveals the diverse prayer habits of American adults.
Find out more about how practicing Christians play a part in the decline of extreme poverty in our study done in pa… https://t.co/mfnZP00koA
Learn more in our newest study done in partnership with @WorldVisionUK, The UK Church In Action. @BarnaGlobal