National Catholic Register

Culture of Life

Teen’s Faith

Facts of Life

BY Jim Cosgrove

October 21-27, 2001 Issue | Posted 10/21/01 at 2:00 AM


THE VAST MAJORITY of teens say religion is important in their lives and guides their decisions. Even in the sensitive area of sexuality, they say they follow their faith and want more direction from their pastors.

Source: National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, Sept. 25.