Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants who pray at least daily by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Mainline Protestants who pray at least daily by frequency of reading scripture

% of Mainline Protestants who pray at least daily who read scripture…

Religious denominationAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
American Baptist Churches USA61%15%6%17%1%320
Episcopal Church37%14%14%35%< 1%256
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)38%15%14%33%< 1%384
Presbyterian Church (USA)53%18%6%23%< 1%269
United Church of Christ47%15%15%21%2%120
United Methodist Church56%14%9%21%1%1,019
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