Biblical illiteracy in the United States is a problem as old as the United States. Here’s the question we should be asking.
When I set out to understand biblical illiteracy, I kept looking to see when Bible literacy started declining? It was frustrating research.
My interest in biblical literacy was sparked by an unexpected find in the library.
Going to church was very popular in the 1950s. What about Bible literacy? Well, this might come as a shock.
There was a major culture shift in the Sixties. Maybe that’s when Bible literacy took a nose dive. Maybe?
Who preached the Sermon on the Mount? According to Gallup, many don’t know. (Read this for that answer and more insight into the biblical illiteracy problem).