Jan 16, 2015

The most segregated hour

Opinions on church and race, by the numbers:

  • 90 percent of Protestant pastors say racial reconciliation is mandated by the gospel
  • 86 percent of Protestant churches are made up of one dominant racial group
  • 71 percent of evangelical church-goers say their churches are diverse enough
  • 63 percent of white church-goers say their churches are diverse enough
  • 53 percent of all church-goers say their church does not need to be more diverse
  • 50 percent of Americans say churches are too segregated

From "Sunday Morning Segregation: Most Worshipers Feel Their Church Has Enough Diversity," at Christianity Today.