• Finding a Place: Faith, Work and Identity

    Finding a Place: Faith, Work and Identity

    April 16, 2014—It's the middle of another election year. And while midterms historically draw a smaller crowd of voters, they bring to the forefront of political conversation a variety of issues intended to energize voter bases and solidify party candidates. Predictably, one of those issues is once again immigration.

    Read more...
  • The State of the Bible: 6 Trends for 2014

    The State of the Bible: 6 Trends for 2014

    April 8, 2014 — The Bible has been making its way onto box office screens and home TV screens over the past year: from Noah to Son of God, people have been watching the Bible. But are they still reading the Bible? And do they still believe in the Bible?

    Read more...
  • David Kinnaman and Jon Tyson Discuss Millennials, “Nones

    David Kinnaman and Jon Tyson Discuss Millennials, “Nones" and a Renewed Vision for Church

    General church attendance has been on the decline for the past decade and nearly one-third of Millennials who grew up in the church have dropped out at some point. Yet many continue to return two days a year: Christmas and Easter.

    Read more...
  • Americans Divided on the Importance of Church

    Americans Divided on the Importance of Church

    March 25, 2014 — What, if anything, helps Americans grow in their faith? When Barna Group asked, people offered a variety of answers—prayer, family or friends, reading the Bible, having children—but church did not even crack the top-10 list.

    Read more...
  • What Do Protestants Think of Pope Francis?

    What Do Protestants Think of Pope Francis?

    March 18, 2014 — He was the most talked-about person of 2013 and winner of TIME’s “Person of the Year” award. Google Translate coders have set his name to translate as “a better world.”

    Read more...

Research

Home Page Content

Commission your own custom research

Barna Group is widely considered to be the leading research organization focused on the intersection of faith and culture. Several options exist for putting Barna Group to work for your research objectives. Find out more

Resources

Home Page Content

Tools you can use

Barna Group resources help you understand the times and know what to do next. From books and DVDs to reports and diagnostic tools, a library of resources is just a click away in the Barna Store

Training

Home Page Content

Learn from the Barna Team

Barna Group provides a variety of training and consulting opportunities that help your team understand the times and know what to do next. We have several options to meet your learning needs. Learn more