Why Are Young Catholics Leaving the Church?

A report was recently released regarding young adults who no longer identify themselves as members of the Catholic faith.  The study was conducted by St. Mary’s Press in collaboration with the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University.

There has been a steady increase in the number of young people in the United States who have become “disaffiliated” from the Catholic church. Church leaders continue to search for solutions to reverse this trend.

Click here to review the results of the study published in the National Catholic Reporter