The survey, conducted by the Institute for Studies of Religion at Baylor University, found that:
- 55% of adults say that they have been protected from harm by a guardian angel
- 45% of adults felt called by God to do something
- 23% of adults witnessed or experienced a miraculous, physical healing
- 20% of adults have heard the voice of God.
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