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Does anyone really believe

that there is anyone left in the Western world who does not have a solid, working knowledge of Christianity?

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NotPanicking

Asked by NotPanicking at 11:32 PM on Mar. 20, 2011 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • Well my 3 and 5 year old but I'm pretty sure by the time they reach middle school they'll ahve heard. I'm obviously being optimistic with the time.
    KristiS11384

    Answer by KristiS11384 at 11:35 PM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • Before I became a Christian in highschool I really didn't know a lot about it. I'm pretty sure almost everyone has heard of the name of Jesus and that he died on a cross, but that doesn't mean that they really understand it.
    mybella81

    Answer by mybella81 at 11:38 PM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • there are millions of people who do not have a solid, working knowledge of Christianity. If there were none, there would be no need for missionaries.
    ElenaC419

    Answer by ElenaC419 at 11:47 PM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • depends on what you mean by working knowledge. i think most ppl know what Christianity's core tenets are but their "knowledge" isnt necessarily devoid of stereotypes and assumptions.
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 11:48 PM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • Yup I do.... there are still many places we have not reached... however we might not have to... God can very well show up in their midst... it has happened numerous times in many different places.
    Shaneagle777

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 11:48 PM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • It is all subjective amd its all different depending on the religion,denomination,sect,etc.
    I'm still not sure that anyone has a real knowledge of ANY religion. It all seems to be built on fiction.
    minnesotanice

    Answer by minnesotanice at 11:50 PM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • I believe everyone does albeit different religions, but they are taught from a very young age. Passed down by their elders. What one chooses to do with this knowledge is obviously up to them.
    Kathy675

    Answer by Kathy675 at 12:00 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • Yes, tons of people. Lots of people who didn't grow up going to church really have a very limited knowledge on Christianity... it was something that I didn't realize until a few years ago.
    AndiAK

    Answer by AndiAK at 12:19 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • I think there's a lot of nominally "Christian people who don't have a sound working knowledge of Christianity. But what do I care? It's none of my business. I tend my faith and teach my kids to be good honest kind people. What others do is their concern not mine.
    judimary

    Answer by judimary at 12:24 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • It's really the Holy Spirit that reveals so much more.
    JCRestoredme

    Answer by JCRestoredme at 12:42 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

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