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Offline stashko

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Young Hispanics less likely to be Catholic
« on: August 12, 2010, 11:16:10 PM »



WASHINGTON - A name like Maria or Jose isn't a solid clue anymore that the person who answers to it will worship in a Catholic church on Sundays
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Re: Young Hispanics less likely to be Catholic
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2010, 07:41:16 AM »
Is this really news? Evangelicals have been making incredible headway into Central and South America for a long time. The stability of the RCC in the US has relied on the steady influx of RCs from these areas of the world to retain their numbers.

Well, they better come up with a new strategy, because Latinos and Hispanics are being converted both before and after they find their way to the US.
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Re: Young Hispanics less likely to be Catholic
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2010, 11:10:38 AM »
What a shame.
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