In a recent article in Le Monde, a leading French newspaper, the headline declared ‘The vast majority of French people claim no religion’. And the subtitle was: The religious question is at the heart of the debate since January. However, France is the country with one of the greatest number of atheists in the world.’ The article went on to cite various studies that indicated that about two-thirds of French people self-identify as either non-religious or atheists, and that percentage is on the rise.
The Le Monde article also cited a survey of the most atheistic countries in the world, ranking France 4th, behind China, Japan and the Czech Republic. Alongside Ministries serves alongside Christian churches and ministries seeking to advance the gospel in both France and the Czech Republic.
You can read the Le Monde article at http://www.lemonde.fr/les-decodeurs/article/2015/05/07/une-grande-majorite-de-francais-ne-se-reclament-d-aucune-religion_4629612_4355770.html. If you need help understanding it, Google can translate it into rough English for you!