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Soccer vs. Church: Dealing with a Pervasive Problem

Sunday morning soccer (or sports in general) and its ability to pull youth away from church is a concern of priests and parents. What should be done? How should this be handled? We contacted seasoned Orthodox priests from five reasonably vibrant and growing Orthodox parishes to determine how they view and a deal with the issue.

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