FALLING AWAY: Record Numbers Abandon Sweden Church Because ‘They Do Not Believe in God’

Church in Köping in Sweden Kråksmåla church Nybro Sweden By Stoyan Zaimov , Christian Post Reporter Apr 11, 2017 | 2:17 PM The Evangelical Lutheran...
Church in Köping in Sweden Kråksmåla church Nybro Sweden By Stoyan Zaimov , Christian Post Reporter Apr 11, 2017 | 2:17 PM The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Sweden says people are continuing to abandon the faith in record numbers. More than 90,000 left the church in 2016 and the main reason cited was “they do not believe in God.” The Local reported on Tuesday that the 90,000 who left the church last year is almost double the number of those who quit in 2015. The steep drop saw as many as 1.5 percent of the entire membership abandon the church. The Swedish...