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The growing group of “nones” include many more unbranded believers than atheists, and an increasingly diverse racial and ethnic mix.

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Whose Jews?

A Pew Research Center survey of American Jews found that 62 percent say being Jewish is mainly a matter of ancestry and culture, while just 15 percent say it’s a matter of religion.