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Australia No Longer a Christian Nation

Christianity plummets Down Under

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This morning I woke to the news that my country, Australia, is no longer a majority Christian nation for the first time since it cut the apron strings from British colonial rule.

According to national census data released today, only 44% of Australians now identify as Christians, down from 52% in 2016 and 61% in 2011.

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