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What does CARA stand for?

CARA stands for Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (Washington, DC)

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WASHINGTON * The Catholic vote in the upcoming presidential election is too close to call, according to the Nineteen Sixty-four research blog of the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University.
According to the results, as interpreted by Georgetown's Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate, Americans are pretty evenly split on the question.
“Right now at this point you can't really say it's a majority, you can't really say it's not a majority, given the margin of error,” Mark Gray, a research associate with the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate, told PolitiFact New Jersey that “there's no question there's been a movement” in favor of gay marriage, but warned that people tend to vote more conservatively than they answer surveys.
Priests who once entered the seminary right out of high school are now taking years longer to become ordained, according to a recent study by the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University.
The 2012 summer quarterly report from Georgetown University's Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate notes that since the mid-1980s the annual number of diocesan ordinations to priesthood remains stable around 400.
Source: Recent Vocations to Religious Life: A Report for the NRVC by the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (nrvc.
A survey by the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate, an organization commissioned by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has revealed that more than 600 diocesan priests and deacons were accused in 2004 of sexually abusing minors (with the majority of cases occurring during the 1970s).