"For years, intellectuals proclaimed the end of Christianity in France, swallowed by the tides of modernity, science, and reason."
Not so sure! To know more, read this month the Christian Science Monitor, one of the most US respected magazine on christian news.
Robert Marquand, CS's Staff writer, authored a must-read study on French Evangelicals in the July 2012 issue. With facts, analysis, and comparative view (France/America). Link here