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Catholic Church in Sweden: Between Expansion, Adversity and Return to Tradition

Pontus Lundahl
Archbishop of Sweden Ante Jackelen (R) and chaplain Lars Astrand (L) hold a mass in Uppsala Cathedral on early November 25, 2020, during the ongoing new coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. – It was the first church service with the new covid restrictions in Sweden, that only allow eight people to attend the service.

A snapshot of the small but vital and growing Church, in one of the most secularized countries in the West.