He pleaded guilty in October 2014 to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud.
Overall, the University of Chicago's General Social Survey found, American interfaith households increased from 15 percent of the total in 1988 to 25 percent in 2006.
A University of North Carolina study found that less than 25 percent of 18- to 23-year-olds thought marrying someone of their own faith important.
Half of Jewish-American "millennials," a recent Pew Research Center study found, are the offspring of interfaith marriages.
Nationally, Catholic researchers report, more than a fourth of Catholic marriages include a spouse from outside the faith.
Oyesanya created an online profile for “Trisha Jones,” and using that alias, befriended individuals on the site, and then cultivated a relationship through email and instant messages until an online romantic relationship blossomed.
After establishing the relationship, Oyesanya convinced his victims into believing “she” was in trouble in a foreign country and needed funds wired to “her” as soon as possible.In one largely Vietnamese Houston parish, up to half of marriages are religiously mixed.A single local Hindu priest performed more than 70 mixed-faith marriages in little more than two years. Oluwaseun Oyesanya, 25, was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison and ordered to pay 7,103 in restitution. COM) — A Canadian resident who ran a “romance” scam on an Internet dating site that caused nearly 0,000 in losses to victims, including some in North Texas, was sentenced today."And lots of mutual respects for each other's faiths," Mark said.