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.
While national faith trends dominate the headlines, they often belie the diverse religious makeup of cities and metro areas throughout the country. To celebrate the release of Barna's Cities & States report, which takes a comprehensive look at the faith profiles of these cities, we've compiled 10 interesting findings on spiritual beliefs and practices among American adults.
Modern day romance is a fluid beast, and the expectations and demands of a rapidly changing culture have transformed the landscape of love. To examine those shifts, this article takes a peek at the changing dynamics of marriage and singleness, the trends toward premarital cohabitation, the impact of online dating and the possibilities of finding love at work.
Attend or stream this free event on January 26 to learn new data from a groundbreaking study of pastors conducted in partnership with Pepperdine University. Barna experts and guest speakers will leave you with best practices for resilient leadership in a changing culture.
2016 was a year for the history books, and throughout all of it Barna has been tracking the top trends and attempting to make sense of American public opinion. To celebrate the end of 2016 we’ve compiled our top 10 most-read articles of the year from our website.