Texans are religious, and proud of it, according to a recent poll taken by the non-partisan Texas Lyceum organization. On all poll issues, Texans proved themselves much more religious than the nation as a whole. For example, 68% of adult Texans believe the Bible is the literal Word of God, in comparison to 35% of adults nationwide ( Pew Research Center , 2006). However, numbers are mixed: 68% of Texans support government funding of faith-based initiatives and 82% support displays of the Ten Commandments, but 52% also supporting the government funding of life-taking embryonic stem cell research. CLICK HERE to read more.
Poll Says Texans More Religious than the Nation