Religion: The Faithful

Are scientists irreligious?

A valuable handbook, soon to be published, will be Who's Who in American Jewry. To the Hebrew scientists whose names will appear therein was despatched a questionnaire to determine their religious affiliations. Seven percent of the scientists had none, 4.6% mentioned none, the rest had definite religious affiliations.

Are rural communities devout?

At the Congregationalist conference in Chicago, Dr. Malcolm Dana, Director of Town & Country department of the Congregational Church Extension Board for the past ten years, made a lugubrious confession. He said: "As a result of four years study of rural conditions, we find that only one-fifth of country...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!