According to a report in the Toledo Blade a recent survey of 1005 American adults reveals the following astonishing facts [Survey finds most Americans believe Jesus born of virgin].
--75 pecent believe that Jesus was born to a virgin. MaryGuess what folks? This survey was not taken in 1500 AD. These are the opinions of people today in 2007!
--69 percent of adults believed Jesus turned water into wine at the wedding in Cana.
--68 percent believed Jesus used five loaves of bread and two fish to feed a crowd of 5,000.
--64 percent believed the Earth was covered by a flood in which Noah, his family, and numerous animals were spared by living on an Ark.
--56 percent expressed literal belief in the Bible account of the devil, disguised a serpent, tempting Eve to eat forbidden fruit.
--49 percent accepted as accurate the Bible story of Samson losing his legendary strength when Delilah had his hair cut.
[Photo credit: Zarna (Oh My God!)]
[Hat Tip: RichardDawkins.net]