SHORT ON LATINO LEADERSHIP, US CHURCHES OUTSOURCING TO LATIN AMERICA

September 18, 2007

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An article in today’s Hoy Newspaper reports that most major US denominations are going to Latin America to find priests, seminarists and other church leaders that will “help them attend to the needs of the Hispanic faithful, whose numbers are constantly growing.”

These and other trends documented in studies like this Pew Study are clear indicators of nothing less than how Latinos are a defining force in what the study calls”the transformation of American religion.”

The question is: “Which América?”

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