Catholic Church in US hopes for papal boost

Pope Francis visits US as many Latinos have been abandoning their faith or joining other churches.

    Pope Francis is visiting the US at a time when many Latinos are abandoning their faith or joining other churches.

    It's hoped the pope's visit will boost Catholicism's popularity.

    Al Jazeera's Andy Gallacher reports from Miami.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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