One-third of German Catholics consider leaving the Church
March 12, 2021
CWN Editor's Note: One-third of the Catholics in Germany are thinking about leaving the Church, a new survey has found. Another 14% are not sure whether or not they will remain Catholic. Only a minority—44%—replied to the survey by saying that they would remain Catholic. In 2019 a record 272,771 Catholics took their names off parish rolls; the figures for 2020 are not yet available.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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