Where did the term Bible Belt originate?
I live in Florida near Alabama .. on every corner there is a baptist church and here is what I found that may mean a circle of believers "A geographic region that is distinctive in a specific respect:
What is the term for area of the south where traditional evangelical and fundamentalist religion remain strong?
The answer to this depends on who is saying it, but in general, no, this is not an insult. The "Bible Belt" refers to an area of the United States that is predominantly Christian. The "Buckle" of the Bible Belt normally refers to the states that are central to this region and is typically used to emphasize that a state is even more heavily Christian in its culture than the other states in the region.
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