The Barna Research group listed “six” megathemes in 2010. The first one is that of an ever ”increasing biblical illiteracy.”
Important you ask? You bet your sweet bippy it is! Not only in the US, but around the world. In fact, I think it’s been exported. What we’re seeing here in Brazil, like in the US, is that when a person doesn’t know what they believe, they are apt to believe anything!
When the majority of adults do not associate Easter with the resurrection of Christ, something is wrong. When many look at the Holy Spirit as a mere symbol of God’s power, something is wrong.
Just how bad is it?
Consider these results from various surveys…