Why Young Catholics are Leaving in Droves
(and what can be done to keep them Catholic)

On 12/17/16 the CNA/EWTN News carried an article called “Why Catholics are leaving the faith by age 10 – and what parents can do about it.”  Here is an excerpt:
Young Catholics are leaving the faith at an early age – sometimes before the age of 10 – and their reasons are deeper than being “bored at Mass,” the author of a recent report claims.

“Those that are leaving for no religion – and a pretty big component of them saying they are atheist or agnostic – it turns out that when you probe a bit more deeply and you allow them to talk in their own words, that they are bringing up things that are related to science and a need for evidence and a need for proof,” said Dr. Mark Gray, a senior research associate at the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University…
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What others have written about how the young are losing their Faith because of "science" taught to them in school (click here)

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Creation, Evolution, and Catholicism: A Discussion for Those Who Believe, will give you all the answers you need.

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Our new Book is  Zombies More Popular Than God?   It builds on the lament of Cardinal Ratzinger (Pope Benedict XVI) who in his 1995 book wrote
…the creation account is noticeably and completely absent from catechesis, preaching, and even theology. The creation narratives go unmentioned; it is asking too much to expect anyone to speak of them.
That fact explains why Catholic priests and educators are not prepared to teach the Catholic doctrines of creation.  Instead they compromise them with ludicrous descriptions of creation by evolution that are not scientific, not biblical, and not anything the Catholic Church has ever held to be true. These man-made "doctrines" are unconvincing and the younger Catholics are leaving. Evolution is not science; it is philosophy. It has been identified as philosophy by Popes Leo XIII, Pius X, Pius XI, Pius XII and Cardinal Ratzinger. The book is an appeal to intellectuals in the liberal arts to confront the errors. It is available as a kindle ebook or print from Amazon .

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