More than half of young Catholic American families are Latino

Despite recent decline, Hispanic presence in church crucial to its future

The following comes from a July 27 Latin Post article by Nicole Akoukou Thompson: More than half of young Catholic families (53 percent) identify themselves as Latino or Hispanic compared with 32 percent of all Catholics, according to a recent survey. Could the presence of Hispanic families in the Catholic Church indicate Latino congregational growth, or at least the slowing … [Read more...]