Posts Tagged ‘Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate’

Survey finds a third of young Catholics expect to attend Mass less

Monday, November 15th, 2021
The Southern Cross

The good news is a US survey has found only a few – just eight percent – of young Catholics say their faith was weakened by the Covid-19 pandemic; a third, however, expect to attend Mass less often after the pandemic than before it. The CARA national survey, “Faith and Spiritual Life of Catholics in Read more

Insights about the newly ordained

Monday, May 29th, 2017

A survey of 444 newly ordained priests in the United States shows they were closely connected to the church when they were growing up. The survey run by the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University shows most of the new priests went to Catholic schools. Family example is another important factor Read more