The amount of Spaniards defining themselves as Catholics is 59.2 per cent, which is a historically low rate.
The presence of the Cross and the Benedictines are interpreted by leftist political forces as "symbols of Frankism."
The Redmadre Foundation was established in 2007 under the title "You will never be alone".
“With this, we want to make visible a reality that we sometimes see on television but we are not really aware of what we see"
On August 15th, the very famous and highly revered hermitage of Santísimo Cristo in the town of Planes (Spain) was vandalised.
According to local media reports, the police quickly arrived and evacuated the residents.
Even if all the 500 people who’d been invited to the ceremony attended, the basilica would have only been at 23% capacity.
"This is an ideological decision and clear discrimination," complains Bishop Gil Tamayo of Avila.
A statue that depicted Saint Junipero Serra was vandalised yesterday, the 22nd of June, in Palma de Mallorca in Spain.