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Support for the Catholic Church 'on the increase'

After revelations of sexual abuse by the clergy and challenged by the increasing secularisation of society, the Catholic Church has been seen by some as a declining force, especially in Europe.

But in England and Walees the church is reporting a slow but steady rise in the number of men entering seminaries

The church is reporting a slow but steady rise in the number of men entering seminaries.

Sarah Rainsford reports.

  • 20 Aug 2011