100-Member Church OKd by Turkmenistan

ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan, JULY 16, 2010 (Zenit.org).- The Catholic Church in Turkmenistan only has about 100 members (though another 30 are preparing for baptism); they’ve no church for worship, and just a couple priests and a deacon. But now, after a 13-year wait, they are officially recognized as the Catholic Church in Turkmenistan.