Pope Francis comes to U.S. amid Catholic decline

ReutersNewsPublished: September 15, 2015109 views
Published: September 15, 2015

Catholics across the U.S. are preparing for next week's visit of Pope Francis although, when he gets here the Pontiff will find a religion in decline. Fewer Americans than ever are identifying themselves as Catholics, with many joining Protestant faiths or becoming '"religiously unaffiliated". Vanessa Johnston reports.

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