Readings: How educated is your church?

No Mennonites in this list, darn it, but still: This chart from Pew Research Center is really interesting.

FT_16.10.06_educationReligiousGroups

What I also find interesting: Tilt this 90 degrees to the left and you’ll get a fairly good representation of where these religious groups fall, generally, on the ideological spectrum. Correlation isn’t causation, but that’s a very interesting correlation.

Author: joeldermole

Joel Mathis is a freelance writer who lives in Lawrence, Kansas with his wife and son. He spent nine years as a syndicated columnist, co-writing the RedBlueAmerica column as the liberal half of a point-counterpoint duo. His honors include awards for best online commentary from the Online News Association and (twice) from the City and Regional Magazine Association.

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