The Gallup poll’s annual “moral acceptability” scale shows that Americans are showing more tolerance for a range of behaviors.
Editor's note: This essay by Kerry Cronin is reprinted with permission from "Intimacy and Relationships in Catholic Life," the Spring 2014 issue of C21 Resources, published by the Church in the 21st Century Center at Boston College. The 38-page glossy, magazine-style publication contains 17 essays by various authors examining such topics as "intimacy in the age of Facebook," sexual relationships inside and outside marriage, intimacy in celibacy, theology of the body, intimacy between generations and intimacy with God.
People today want others to think that they go to church … even if they don’t. A new poll finds that people exaggerate their attendance at houses of worship.