Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants who are liberal by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Mainline Protestants who are liberal by views about homosexuality

% of Mainline Protestants who are liberal who say homosexuality…

Religious denominationShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Episcopal Church92%2%3%3%143
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)80%15%4%1%149
Presbyterian Church (USA)88%9%< 1%3%103
United Methodist Church88%10%3%< 1%243
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