- Jan 22, 2020
Mercy Sisters discuss their work with migrants and refugees.
In 2018-19, 47 percent of Latinos identified as Catholic, down from 57 percent a decade ago. A Pew Research Center study found the share of Latinos who say they are religiously unaffiliated is now 23 percent, up from 15 percent in 2009.
Early analysis of the 2018 midterms suggests some sobering food for thought for the American bishops.
People are wondering why the percentage of Latino children attending Catholic schools is so small.
El Salvador’s Cardinal Gregorio Rosa Chavez called the upcoming canonization of Blessed Oscar Romero a “gift from God” and is optimistic it can bring hope to his troubled homeland and to the Catholic Church.
A recent stint translating blogs from English to Spanish on Alverno College’s SisterStory website gave graduate Sarai Melendez a lesson in religious life.