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Arkansas sees jump in seminary entrants

Catholic World News - September 11, 2013

The Diocese of Little Rock, which covers the entire state of Arkansas, has announced a surge in the number of young men preparing for the priesthood.

This year the diocese welcomes 41 men to seminary training-- the largest class in its history, and a huge increase from the figure 8 years ago, when there were only 15 young men in the seminary.

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