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Vatican offers overview of Church in Hungary, Slovakia

September 10, 2021

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CWN Editor's Note: On the eve of Pope Francis’s apostolic journey to Hungary and Slovakia, the Vatican press office has published a statistical overview of the Church in these formerly Communist nations.

61% of Hungarians, and 74% of Slovaks, are Catholic, and Slovakia is relatively rich in priestly vocations, with 320 seminarians for the nation’s 4 million Catholics.

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