Where are the millennials?

Houses of worship seek to attract, retain young adults

OUT OF SERVICE—According to a study, about 35 percent of millennials are unaffiliated with organized religion.

Ask any religious leader about youth involvement in their house of worship and they’ll probably say the same thing: The younger members aren’t there like they used to be.

Many 20- and 30-somethings grew up in families that were active in organized religion, but the millennials stopped regularly attending services when they went to college, a trend the Rev. Gary Kyriacou of St. Dem...

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