As Marriage Declines, Church Attendance Falls



August 7, 2008

by Devon Williams, associate editor, Focus on the Family’s

‘Marriage is a gateway into family life, and family life, in turn, is often a gateway into church attendance.’

A dramatic decline in marriage, particularly among young adults, has led to a decline in church attendance over the last three decades, according to a study by Robert Wuthnow, a sociology professor at Princeton University. Read the whole article here.

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