Catholic, Protestant Churches Vie for Latin America Competition from protestant evangelical churches has emerged as a major challenge to Catholic dominance in Latin America. A shortage of priests has allowed protestants to fill voids. About one-quarter of the population is now protestant.
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Catholic, Protestant Churches Vie for Latin America

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Catholic, Protestant Churches Vie for Latin America

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Competition from protestant evangelical churches has emerged as a major challenge to Catholic dominance in Latin America. A shortage of priests has allowed protestants to fill voids. About one-quarter of the population is now protestant.