29 September, 2011

Gotta have faith: Findings show religion still vital to Canadians

You could call it religion's hallelujah.
Though certain faiths remain in dire straits, a new report finds rumours of the death of Canadian churches to be greatly exaggerated -- particularly when it comes to Catholic and evangelical denominations, which are actually flourishing in light of recent immigration patterns.
"Most observers assumed that religion in Canada would follow the European pattern of secularization, where religion would be practised by fewer and fewer people over time and eventually border on being extinct," says sociologist Reginald Bibby, a leading expert on religious life in Canada.
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Gotta have faith: Findings show religion still vital to Canadians

4 comments:

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    Fr. Tim

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