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To date the government of Chiapas has also expelled over 50,000 Evangelical Protestants, mostly conversions, from that area. So that particular state is primarily Roman Catholic and now Muslim conversos. They are virtually the only religions allowed in Chiapas. Both by the rebels who fear independent sources of guidance. They much prefer religions that tend to gravitate toward more central control or are seen as anti-capitalist. Pope John Paul called for a Counter-Reformation in Latin America which was only not sucessful but pointed out that the fastest growing religious group is Protestant.