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What were the reasons for the decline of Catholicism in America since 1945 oral Picture this if you will In the beginning being 1945 god created a shepherd the Catholic Church in which we the sheep followed blindly Everywhere the shepherd took us we would follow without complaint A sheep dared not question the Shepherd or stray from the flock in fear of being labeled a bad sheep catholic and suffering the consequences of eternal damnation But as time went on and the sheep modernized however the shepherd was stubborn and conservative in his ways and refused to change So the sheep began to stray from the shepherd with little fear scattering going to other pastures and other flocks with other Shepherds The Shepherd realized his flock was depleting so he began to modernize as well and changed his ways With this now modern shepherd the modern sheep began to gradually come back But living in a modern pasture the relationship between the two had changed Mr Houston fellow students What were the reasons for the decline of Catholicism in America since 1945 this has been the topic of my research for the previous three terms The previous analogy although being far fetched if you put it into perspective outlines my opinion on the development of Catholicism since 1945 to the present day That initially we followed the Catholic Church unquestionably and devoutly mass on Sundays fish on Fridays etc But as society modernized and became increasingly secular in education the media and politics people began to question some of the church teachings and the church authorities Though the church lead by conservatives initially would not change As Catholics began to move away the church realizing the situation reassessed their position at Vatican 2 which resulted in the modernized Catholic Church Consequently from here catholic membership began to increase however the nature of Catholicism changed This leads me to my hypothesis In
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