Barbara Kruger’s new exhibit only scratches the surface of a series of questions about religious belief. She could have left viewers with far more to ponder.
You may not be smarter than a fifth grader, but do you know more about religion than the average American? The Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion and Public Life recently published results from a survey on Americans’ religious knowledge, which found that Jews are among the smartest religious group. (We knew we were smart, but reading about it never gets old.)