[Ed. – It’s bitter-clinger night at LU.]
The top contender for the city most in tune with the holy book? Chattanooga, Tenn. The least? Providence, R.I., coming in the 100th slot as America’s least Bible-minded city. …
… least Bible-minded cities:
- Providence, R.I./New Bedford, Mass.
- Albany, N.Y.
- San Francisco
- Cedar Rapids, Iowa …
One of the trends that was discovered in the research involved the number of residents in each city, as researchers found “an inverse relationship … between population size and Bible friendliness.” As it turns out, only three cities in the top 25 for most Bible-minded had a population of more than 1 million residents.