The Ongoing decline of US Religious Belief

Painting of God the Father by Cima da Conegliano, c. 1515

The saga of a decline is US religion has a new data point. On June 17, 2022, Gallup released the results of a new poll. You can find the details on their website under the title “ Belief in God in U.S. Dips to 81%, a New Low “.

This specific survey was rather focused, and asked these questions …

  • Do you believe in God?
  • Which comes closest




In the post-truth age, we are awash with many dubious claims; gods, ghosts, aliens, conspiracies, and other mysterious things. Here we strive to work out what is really true and what is sincerly belived but is just a myth.

Recommended from Medium

Mantua Township patrol summary, Feb. 28–March 6

My answer to a conservative listener blaming Biden for drug trafficking at the Mexican border.

Beer-O-Meter ‘Endorsements’

Vermin Supreme: The Hero We Neither Need Nor Deserve

This question about Putin’s regime has always fascinated me

Dispatches from 956: The Siege-Propaganda

Sexual assault kit backlog in NM

Every major country in the world ditched the free market in healthcare

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
David Gamble

David Gamble

Blogger and writer with a keen interest is science, skepticism, critical thinking, and many other weird and whacky topics.

More from Medium

Just Another Day in Texas

Lots of Americans Would Sacrifice Democracy for Cheap Gas

My Neighbor’s Corn Scares Me

An Exiting GOP Lawmaker is Sounding the Alarm About What Comes Next.