Erika Galhardi and her daughters
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The Catholic Church and me: Brazil

Brazil has the largest Roman Catholic population in the world.

Though the numbers are falling amongst the young, the church still has a huge following in the county.

As an extraordinary synod gets under way in Rome this weekend to discuss "family in the context of evangelisation", we spoke to a Brazilian Catholic family to discuss how their family values relate to the teachings of the Church.

Here is Erika Galhardi, a 46-year old gospel singer in Rio de Janeiro.

  • 02 Oct 2014
  • From the section World
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