Pastors on Decline: Could Religious Leaders Vanish in the U.S?

As secularism takes a stronger hold on our society over the last century, a common indifference towards religion has started to take root in the majority of young people. With growing disinterest in religion rising there is a decline in the number of pastors over the last few decades. How will a diminishing population of local religious leaders affect the population of young people curious about the religion they believe in? Could the absence of trusted interpreters of sacred scripture affect the spiritual health of a community?The Shifting Demographic of Religious Leaders

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