Santeria Mixed with Catholicism in Cuba. Modern Church

Santería is one of the top religions practiced in Cuba though commonly overlooked for the more mainstream Catholicism. Santería is not mentioned anywhere on Pope Francis’ Cuba itinerary.

Source: Cuba’s santeros feel overlooked by pope’s visit

The article acknowledges the syncretism of Santeria, based on African religious mythology, with Catholicism and claims that Santeria is growing more popular in Cuba.

mod Catholic

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