Christianity in Asia today Today, Christianity is the predominant faith in six Asian countries, the Philippines, East Timor, Cyprus, Russia, Armenia and Georgia. The rise of Islamic extremism has, in some Muslim dominant areas, led to persecution and, in the worse cases, torture and death. ucanews.com is the most trusted independent Catholic news source from Asia. It reports news from, about and of interest to the Church in Asia.
US Asian immigrants are Catholic. Among the 16 million people who identify as Asian or Pacific Islander Americans, both immigrant and native-born, Catholicism is also a large but not a dominant fraction. Relative to other religious Asian Americans, Catholic Asian Americans are. One out of every five Asian and Pacific Islanders in the United States is Catholic.1 Together, they comprise nearly three million American Catholics. Though concentrated especially along the West Coast of the United States, the presence of API Catholics impacts dioceses throughout the country.
Jul 26, 2017 · Asian Catholics come together for community Mass. About 1,500 members of various Asian ethnic communities gathered for the first Asian community Mass July 23, 2017 at St. Henry Parish, 5326 N. Hoyne Ave. The celebration included a Marian procession and dinner. Aug 02, 2012 · Catholic Asian Americans: A Mosaic of Faith. Academically, over half (57 percent) of Asian American Hindus have education beyond a college degree. Seventeen percent of Asian American Catholics, 15 percent of white Catholics, and 4 percent of Hispanic Catholics have gone to graduate school. Interestingly, 76 percent of Asian American Buddhists.
Oct 11, 2018 · Asian Catholics gather for community Mass Cardinal Cupich joined Asian Catholics from various ethnic communities for a Mass Sept. 30 at St. Celestine Church in Elmwood Park. Hundreds of Asian Catholics joined together for a Mass Sept. 30 at St. Celestine Church in Elmwood Park. Faith Focused Dating and Relationships. Browse Profiles & Photos of Asian Catholic Singles and join CatholicMatch.com, the clear leader in online dating for Catholics with more Catholic singles than any other Catholic dating site.