The Wall Street Journal has a lengthy article on how Brazil, once the most Catholic Country in the world with a huge, I mean, huge, Catholic majority, will very soon see Catholicism second to Evangelical Protestantism.
One of my parishioners who alerted me to this article wrote me the following:
No mystery. No focus on salvation. NGO.
You get this.
I left Pentecostalism, but I get this. We must regain the simplicity of the saints. The liturgy must be a mystical encounter with God. Otherwise, this is on offer elsewhere. A sex working mother of 5 could care less about synodality. She needs salvation.
You can read the Wall Street article by pressing the title: