BOSTON — A new report finds many signs of vitality in Hispanic Catholic ministry in the United States, but recommends immediate action and more youth outreach to meet Hispanics’ growing needs and to counter secularization.
“A new generation of Hispanic leaders in the Church is emerging,” Hosffman Ospino, the Boston College professor who led the study, said May 5. “The question is: Is the Catholic Church ready for this? Will the structure of the American Catholic Church allow them to succeed?”
He said American Catholics “still have a long way to go.”
The Boston College School of Theology and Ministry and Georgetown University’s Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA)...READ MORE