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Linkfest: Muslims Now More Populous Than Catholics

According to the Vatican, Islam has surpassed Roman Catholicism as the world's largest religion.

Monsignor Vittorio Formenti, who compiles the Vatican's yearbook, told the Vatican newspaper that Catholics account for 17.4 percent of the world population, with Muslims at 19.2 percent.

"For the first time in history, we are no longer at the top: Muslims have overtaken us," he said.

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