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PHILIPPINES: Nearly 70% Of Filipino Catholics Pray Every Day

A new survey examining the faith practice habits of Catholics in the Philippines has found high levels of prayer and church attendance. The survey, conducted by the Social Weather Stations (SWS), studied the responses of 1,200 Filipinos aged 18+, of whom 79% were identified as Catholic.

When asked if they pray at least once per day, 7 in 10 (69%) answered in the affirmative, with more than half of these (35%) responding that they pray multiple times per day. As for mass attendance, sixty-two percent of said responders replied that they attend Mass at least twice a month or more.

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