Episcopal Membership Continues to Decline

Membership and attendance continued to decline in the Episcopal Church, according to results from the 2018 parochial reports that each congregation is supposed to file yearly. Plate and pledge income was roughly flat compared to 2017.

Declines Soften a Bit

The church’s annual Fast Facts compilation shows it ended the year with 1,745,156 active baptized members.

Dean-elect Stresses Growth

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald, TLC Correspondent • The Rev. Kurt Dunkle: “Churches that talk about Jesus and use his name are not shrinking.”