The authors of “Theology Matters” concluded that congregations who espouse “liberal” theology are declining and congregations who espouse “conservative” theology are growing.
Christian activism is increasing, not decreasing, in Britain. Is this the future of Christianity?
Is the Church of England dying? Is Anglicanism in much of the Global North on the way out? The answers to these questions are not simple.
It is clear that our membership losses continue to be consistent and chronic. There has thus far been no leveling off. The numbers also suggest that we are losing fewer people to dioceses departing than we are to people exiting their local Episcopal church.