Catholics far more likely than Protestants to say that people of other religions can go to heaven
THIS somehow reminds me of that old saying, “my way or the highway” — if it’s the highway to hell:
Most Americans think that even people who don’t agree with their religious beliefs can still go to heaven, with Catholics being by far the most likely to agree.
In May, Pope Francis appeared to say that entry to heaven depended on doing good, not on faith, and that Christ had redeemed everyone, not just Catholics. Spokesmen for the Catholic Church were quick to clarify, however, that the Pope did not say atheists can go to heaven but rather that the ...