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RNS-PATRIOTISM-POLL
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NEWS STORY
My country ’tis of thee: Evangelicals score highest on patriotism
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By LAUREN MARKOE
c. 2013 Religion News Service

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WASHINGTON (RNS) When it comes to God and country, white evangelicals report the most intense patriotic feelings in a new poll, with more than two-thirds (68 percent) saying they are extremely proud to be an American. That figure was markedly higher than for white mainline Protestants (56 percent), minority Christians (49 percent), Catholics (48 percent) […]