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Church of the White Eagle Lodge South Africa - - 1
unit
- 1998 *LINK* official web site (1 Jan. 1999): directory White Eagle centers in directory: Republic of South Africa, Maybelle van Warmelo, E2 Alma Court, 32 High Level Road, Green Point 8001
Church of the White Eagle Lodge Sweden - - 1
unit
- 1998 *LINK* official web site (1 Jan. 1999): directory White Eagle centers in directory: Sweden, Sandor Huzzar, Sotared 3962, 524 96 Ljung
Church of the White Eagle Lodge Switzerland - - 1
unit
- 1998 *LINK* official web site (1 Jan. 1999): directory White Eagle centers in directory: Switzerland, Carol Sommer, Schmiedengasse, 153400 Burgdorf
Church of the White Eagle Lodge Texas - - 1
unit
- 1998 *LINK* official web site (1 Jan. 1999): directory White Eagle centers in directory: Headquarters for the Americas: Saint John's Retreat Center, 9 St. Beulah Lane, Montgomery, Texas; Los Angeles Lodge, Long Beach, California
Church of the White Eagle Lodge United Kingdom - - 2
units
- 1998 *LINK* official web site (1 Jan. 1999): directory White Eagle centers in directory: The White Eagle Lodge, New Lands, Brewells Lane, LISS, Hampshire, England ( "This is the Mother Lodge and worldwide Headquartersof the White Eagle organization "); The White Eagle Lodge, 9 St.Mary Abbots Place, Kensington, London
Church of the White Eagle Lodge United Kingdom: England - - 2
units
- 1998 *LINK* official web site (1 Jan. 1999): directory White Eagle centers in directory: The White Eagle Lodge, New Lands, Brewells Lane, LISS, Hampshire, England ( "This is the Mother Lodge and worldwide Headquartersof the White Eagle organization "); The White Eagle Lodge, 9 St.Mary Abbots Place, Kensington, London
Church of the White Eagle Lodge USA - - 2
units
- 1998 *LINK* official web site (1 Jan. 1999): directory White Eagle centers in directory: Headquarters for the Americas: Saint John's Retreat Center, 9 St. Beulah Lane, Montgomery, Texas; Los Angeles Lodge, Long Beach, California
Church of the White Eagle Lodge world - - 14
units
11
countries
1998 *LINK* official web site (1 Jan. 1999): directory White Eagle centers in directory; Also, General Information web page: "Membership does not exclude affiliation with other religious groups... Saint John's Retreat Center is the focal point for the White Eagle work in the countries of the Americas & for Japan. There are White Eagle Lodges in the Americas at Montgomery, TX; Long Beach, CA & Stoney Creek, Ontario. Additionally there are many White Eagle Groups in the countries of the Americas & Japan. "
Church of Tonga Tonga - - 1
unit
- 1927 Douglas, Norman & Ngaire Douglas. Tonga: A Guide. Newstead, Brisbane, Australia: Albion Press (1989); pg. 46. "Watkin's death in early 1925 more or less ended the matter. [Queen] Salote had won only a partial victory. 4000 Tongans still held out against the idea of reconciliation [between Free Wesleyan Church and the foreign-based Wesleyan Church, later to be known as the Free Church of Tonga]. Within two years they too had split, to create yet another Methodist congregation, the Church of Tonga. The three groups have remained apart ever since. "
Church of Tonga Tonga - - - - 1986 Douglas, Norman & Ngaire Douglas. Tonga: A Guide. Newstead, Brisbane, Australia: Albion Press (1989); pg. 156. "Religions: Methodist about 75%, including Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga, Free Church of Tonga, Church of Tonga; Roman Catholic about 15%; Latter-day Saints about 8%... Population: 94,535 (1986). "
Church of Tonga Tonga - 10.00% - - 1989 Douglas, Norman & Ngaire Douglas. Tonga: A Guide. Newstead, Brisbane, Australia: Albion Press (1989); pg. 66. "...three streets east of the Basilica... is the Church of Tonga, erected in 1929 fo rthe third of Tonga's Methodist faiths, which now accounts for about 10 per cent of the population. "
Church of Tonga Tonga - - - - 1989 Douglas, Norman & Ngaire Douglas. Tonga: A Guide. Newstead, Brisbane, Australia: Albion Press (1989); pg. 167-168. "Listed here are the main churches & [phone] numbers for confirming the times & locations of services... Anglican Church... Baha'I Faith... Catholic Church... Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints... Church of Tonga... Feohi'anga Tokaikola... Free Wesleyan Church... Free Church of Tonga... Seventh-Day Adventist... Tonga Gospel Fellowship... United Pentecostal Church... Worldwide Church of God. "
Church of Uganda Uganda - - - - 1999 Creed, Alexander. Uganda ( "Major World Nations " book series). Philadelphia: Chelsea House Publishers (1999); pg. 57-58. "About 33% of Ugandans are Protestant. Many of these belong to the Church of Uganda. Others belong to the Anglican church, the Pentecostal Assembly of God, or the Baptist Church of Uganda. "
Church of Universal Triumph/The Dominion of God USA 5,000 - - - 1971 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.) The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991); Chapter: Holiness Family; section: Black Holiness; pg. 223. "Church of Universal Triumph/The Dominion of God... Detroit, MI [H.Q.]... Rivaling Sweet Daddy Grace and Father Divine as charismatic leaders in the black community was the Rev. James Francis Marion Jones, better known as Prophet Jones (1908-1971)... The upward path of Prophet Jones came to an abrupt end in 1956 when a vice raid on his home led to his arrest for gross indecency. He was acquitted, but the damage had been done and his following declined from that time. During the year prior to hid death in 1971, he commuted between Detroit and Chicago... Some 20 ministers and 5,000 members attended the funeral of Prophet Jones in 1971. Membership: Not reported. "
Church of Wicca world - - - - 1999 *LINK* web site: "Celtic Connection " (by "Herne "); web page: "Various Wiccan Traditions " (viewed 21 March 1999). "The Church of Wicca was founded by Gavin and Yvonne Frost. They offer correspondence courses in their brand of Wicca, which is sometimes called Celtic Wicca... The Church of Wicca terms itself 'Baptist Wicca'... The Frosts have always been rather more public than most traditions (advertising their course in the Enquirer and similar publications) which has earned them heavy criticism in less public Craft groups. "
Church on the Rock Texas 4,000 - 2
units
- 1992 *LINK* Thumma, Scott. web site: "Megachurches in the U.S. " (viewed Aug. 20, 1999; data collected 1992; last updated Aug. 19, 1999). Center for Social & Religious Research, Hartford Seminary. Table; "size " is avg. weekly attendance. Study finding all U.S megachurches.; Indep. cong. with 2,000 attendance in Rockwall, TX; pastor Michael Hankins.; There is also, "Church on the Rock, North " in Dallas, with 2,000 attendance.
Church on the Rock Texas: Dallas 2,000 - 1
unit
- 1992 *LINK* Thumma, Scott. web site: "Megachurches in the U.S. " (viewed Aug. 20, 1999; data collected 1992; last updated Aug. 19, 1999). Center for Social & Religious Research, Hartford Seminary. Table; "size " is avg. weekly attendance. Study finding all U.S megachurches.; "Church on the Rock, North "; Indep. cong. in Dallas, TX; pastor Lawrence Kennedy.
Church Personnel Administrators, National Association of USA 400 - - - 1988 Wuthnow, Robert. The Restructuring of American Religion: Society and Faith Since World War II, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press (1988); pg. 110. "...the National Asociation of Church Personnel Administrators [a special purpose group, NOT a religion or denomination]. Its membership of more than 400 is restricted to church managers concerned with personnel practices. "
Church Universal and Triumphant Australia - - 7
units
- 1998 *LINK* Ireland, Rowan. Web site: La Trobe University, Bundoora, Australia; web page: "New Religious Associations in Australia ", written January 1998. (Viewed 4 July 1999). "The Summit Lighthouse Melbourne, a study group of the Church Universal and Triumphant was established in Australia in approximately 1978. The movement now has seven main centres and several smaller centres around Australia. "
Church Universal and Triumphant Montana - - - - 1994 *LINK* Hexham, Irving. Concise Dictionary of Religion. Carol Stream, USA: InterVarsity Press (1994). (v. online 6 Oct. 1999) "PROPHET, Elizabeth Clair (1940-)... leader of a SPIRITUALIST type NEW RELIGIOUS MOVEMENT originally known as the SUMMIT LIGHTHOUSE and now called the CHURCH UNIVERSAL AND TRIUMPHANT which has its headquarters in Montana, USA. "
Church Universal and Triumphant Montana 3,000 - 1
unit
- 1996 *LINK* web site: New Religious Movements (University of Virginia) (1998) [Orig. source: George Bennett, "Montana Sees Old Ways Slipping Away, " The Palm Beach Post 14 Apr 1996: 1A.] There are an estimated 2,000 to 3,000 residents living on the group's primary ranch in Montana.
Church Universal and Triumphant world - - - - 1982 Long, Robert Emmet (ed.). Religious Cults in America (The Reference Shelf: Volume 66 Number 4), New York: The H. W. Wilson Co. (1994). [Orig. source: Article by J. Gordon Melton. From appendix A of The Cult Experience, Cleveland, OH: The Pilgrim Press (1982)]; pg. 81. "During the several decades of its existence, primarily through its mail courses, the Church has already built a large following, numbering in the thousands in the U.S. and with an additional significant following in West Africa (Ghana and Liberia). "
Church Universal and Triumphant world - - - 3
countries
1982 Melton, J. Gordon & Robert L. Moore. The Cult Experience: Responding to the New Religious Pluralism. New York: The Pilgrim Press (1984 [3rd printing; 1st printing 1982]); pg. 130-131. "During the several decades of its existence, primarily through its mail courses, the Church has built a large following, numbering in the thousands in the United States and with an additional significant following in West Africa (Ghana and Liberia). "
Church Universal and Triumphant world 150,000 - - - 1985 *LINK* web site: New Religious Movements (University of Virginia) (1998) [Orig. source: William Plummer, "Turmoil in a California Camelot. " People Weekly 1 July 1985: 74.] According to Elizabeth Prophet in 1985, the cult's membership was between 75,000 and 150,000, but she refused to be any more specific.
Church Universal and Triumphant world 30,000 - - - 1991 Melton, J. Gordon, Jerome Clark & Aidan A. Kelly. New Age Almanac; New York: Visible Ink Press (1991); pg. 349. Elizabeth Clare Prophet's Church Universal and Triumphant "has grown into a successful organization with membership in the tens of thousands. "
Church Universal and Triumphant world - - 90
units
25
countries
1993 *LINK* Religious Requirements & Practices of Certain Selected Groups: A Handbook for Chaplains (1993) - (online ed. - 1998); contract #: MDA903-90-C-0062 w/ Dept. of Defense; J. Gordon Melton, Project Director & James Lewis. "MEMBERSHIP: In terms of the number of individual Church members, the Church considers that information confidential and does not release it. In terms of the number of congregations, inside the United States there are approximately ninety (90) formal Church congregations, and there are congregations in approximately twenty-five (25) other nations, including most prominently Canada, Mexico, Colombia, Brazil, Nigeria, Ghana, Australia, Holland, Sweden, Spain and Portugal. "
Church Universal and Triumphant world - - 223
units
29
countries
1997 *LINK* official church web site Official annual report released in press report: The church, headquartered in Montana, is a worldwide movement with 223 congregations in 29 countries.
Church Universal and Triumphant world - - 200
units
38
countries
1998 *LINK* official church web site an international organization with about 200 centers in 38 countries
Church Universal and Triumphant world - - - 38
countries
1998 *LINK* web site: New Religious Movements (University of Virginia) (1998) [Orig. source: Elizabeth Clare Prophet (ECP) Homepage, " The Summit Lighthouse. Online. World Wide Web. 20 Feb 1997. (Available: www.tsl.org/ecp.html).] The church claims to have over 200 groups in 38 countries.
Church Women United Utah 80 - 2
units
- 1999 *LINK* Stack, Peggy Fletcher. "Utah Church Women United Will Gather in Salt Lake To Celebrate Past, Future " in Salt Lake Tribune (10 April 1999; viewed online 11 April 1999). "Utah has two Church Women United chapters, one in Salt Lake City and its environs and the other in Ogden/Bountiful, involving about 80 women from various Catholic, Protestant, Orthodox and unaffiliated Christian churches. "
Church Women United world - - 2,000
units
- 1988 Wuthnow, Robert. The Restructuring of American Religion: Society and Faith Since World War II, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press (1988); pg. 233. "Another is Church Women United, founded in 1941 as an ecumenical movement including both Protestants and Roman Catholics, currently represented in every state by more than 2,000 local organizations. "
Churches of Christ Africa 20,000 - - - 1951 *LINK* official web site: "A Brief History of the Churches of Christ in Africa " Most of the growth in the church in Africa has taken place in the past forty years. In that period the memberships has grown from less than 20,000 to near 400,000. (Campbellite)
Churches of Christ Africa 392,965 - - - 1991 *LINK* official web site: "A Brief History of the Churches of Christ in Africa " Of the 609,000 members of the churches of Christ outside the borders of the United States, nearly two-thirds of them, or 392,965 are on the continent of Africa. (Campbellite)
Churches of Christ Africa 428,930 0.10% 7,707
units
- 1995 *LINK* official web site table: "STATUS OF CHURCHES OF CHRIST IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA--1995 " (Campbellite)
Churches of Christ Alabama 118,561 2.93% 890
units
- 1990 Glenmary Research Center (Mars Hill, NC). Churches & Church Membership in U.S., 1990. Courtesy of American Religion Data Archive. By-county org. reports, figures from 'Churches' & inclusive 'Adherents' columns. More exclusive 'members' column: 91,660. [Listed as 'Churches of Christ.']
Churches of Christ Alabama - 3.40% - - 1990 Kosmin, B. & S. Lachman. One Nation Under God: Religion in Contemporary American Society; Harmony Books: New York (1993); pg. 88-93. Table 3-1: Religious Composition of State Populations, 1990 (%). Self-identification of religious loyalty, phone survey w/ 113,000 people; by City U. of New York.
Churches of Christ Alabama - 2.00% - - 2001 *LINK* Kosmin, Barry A.; Egon Mayer; & Ariela Keysar. "American Religious Identity Survey. " 2001. City University of New York. ARIS: Nationwide phone survey of 50,000 American adults; open-ended question: 'What is your religion, if any?'; Listed in table: "Church of Christ "
Churches of Christ Alaska 2,226 0.40% 28
units
- 1990 Glenmary Research Center. Churches & Church Membership in U.S., 1990. By-county org. reports, figures from 'Churches' & inclusive 'Adherents' columns. More exclusive 'members': 1,654. [Listed as 'Churches of Christ.']
Churches of Christ Arizona 15,334 0.42% 136
units
- 1990 Glenmary Research Center. Churches & Church Membership in U.S., 1990. By-county org. reports, figures from 'Churches' & inclusive 'Adherents' columns. More exclusive 'members': 11,585. [Listed as 'Churches of Christ.']
Churches of Christ Arizona - 0.60% - - 1990 Kosmin, B. & S. Lachman. One Nation Under God: Religion in Contemporary American Society; Harmony Books: New York (1993); pg. 88-93. Table 3-1: Religious Composition of State Populations, 1990 (%). Self-identification of religious loyalty, phone survey w/ 113,000 people; by City U. of New York.
Churches of Christ Arizona - 1.00% - - 2001 *LINK* Kosmin, Barry A.; Egon Mayer; & Ariela Keysar. "American Religious Identity Survey. " 2001. City University of New York. ARIS: Nationwide phone survey of 50,000 American adults; open-ended question: 'What is your religion, if any?'; Listed in table: "Church of Christ "
Churches of Christ Arkansas 86,502 3.50% 760
units
- 1990 Glenmary Research Center. Churches & Church Membership in U.S., 1990. By-county org. reports, figures from 'Churches' & inclusive 'Adherents' columns. More exclusive 'members': 66,736. [Listed as 'Churches of Christ.']
Churches of Christ Arkansas - 4.50% - - 1990 Kosmin, B. & S. Lachman. One Nation Under God: Religion in Contemporary American Society; Harmony Books: New York (1993); pg. 88-93. Table 3-1: Religious Composition of State Populations, 1990 (%). Self-identification of religious loyalty, phone survey w/ 113,000 people; by City U. of New York.
Churches of Christ Arkansas - 6.00% - - 2001 *LINK* Kosmin, Barry A.; Egon Mayer; & Ariela Keysar. "American Religious Identity Survey. " 2001. City University of New York. ARIS: Nationwide phone survey of 50,000 American adults; open-ended question: 'What is your religion, if any?'; Listed in table: "Church of Christ "
Churches of Christ Australia 88,500 - - - 1986 *LINK* web site: "Growth of Religions in Australia and New South Wales 1986-1996 " Table "Australia " [growth of religion in Australia, 1986-1996]; "Prepared by the Buddhist Council of New South Wales from census data published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics "; "1986 adherents "; Listed as "Church of Christ " in table.
Churches of Christ Australia 78,300 0.50% - - 1991 *LINK* Government statistics web site (viewed circa Nov. 1998) -
Churches of Christ Australia 78,039 - - - 1991 *LINK* web site: "Growth of Religions in Australia and New South Wales 1986-1996 " Table "Australia " [growth of religion in Australia, 1986-1996]; "Prepared by the Buddhist Council of New South Wales from census data published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics "; "1991 adherents "; Listed as "Church of Christ " in table.
Churches of Christ Australia 75,000 0.40% - - 1996 *LINK* Government statistics web site (viewed circa Nov. 1998) -
Churches of Christ Australia 74,300 0.42% - - 1996 *LINK* Parliament of Australia web site; page: "Census 96: Religion " (viewed 18 Dec. 1999) Self-identification, from 1996 govt. census. [Categories combined for this figure: "Church of Christ (Non-denominational) " (579 people); "Churches of Christ (Conference) " (71,317 people)]
Churches of Christ Australia 75,023 0.42% - - 1996 *LINK* web site: "Growth of Religions in Australia and New South Wales 1986-1996 " Table "Australia " [growth of religion in Australia, 1986-1996]; "Prepared by the Buddhist Council of New South Wales from census data published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics "; "1996 adherents " [based on 12,582,764 adherents of Christianity equalling 70.3% of total pop., total population = 17,898,669]; Listed as "Church of Christ " in table.
Churches of Christ Australia: New South Wales 15,147 - - - 1986 *LINK* web site: "Growth of Religions in Australia and New South Wales 1986-1996 " Table "Australia " [growth of religion in New South Wales, 1986-1996]; "Prepared by the Buddhist Council of New South Wales from census data published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics "; "1986 adherents "; Listed as "Church of Christ " in table.
Churches of Christ Australia: New South Wales 14,518 - - - 1991 *LINK* web site: "Growth of Religions in Australia and New South Wales 1986-1996 " Table "Australia " [growth of religion in New South Wales, 1986-1996]; "Prepared by the Buddhist Council of New South Wales from census data published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics "; "1991 adherents "; Listed as "Church of Christ " in table.
Churches of Christ Australia: New South Wales 13,521 0.22% - - 1996 *LINK* web site: "Growth of Religions in Australia and New South Wales 1986-1996 " Table "Australia " [growth of religion in New South Wales, 1986-1996]; "Prepared by the Buddhist Council of New South Wales from census data published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics "; "1991 adherents "; [based on 1996 Islam total adherents of 102,288 = 1.7%, total pop. of New South Wales would be 6,016,941]; Listed as "Church of Christ " in table.
Churches of Christ Benin 52 0.00% 3
units
- 1995 *LINK* official web site table: "STATUS OF CHURCHES OF CHRIST IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA--1995 " (Campbellite)
Churches of Christ Botswana 154 0.01% 7
units
- 1995 *LINK* official web site table: "STATUS OF CHURCHES OF CHRIST IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA--1995 " (Campbellite)
Churches of Christ Burkina Faso 15 0.00% 2
units
- 1995 *LINK* official web site table: "STATUS OF CHURCHES OF CHRIST IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA--1995 " (Campbellite)
Churches of Christ California 92,154 0.31% 694
units
- 1990 Glenmary Research Center. Churches & Church Membership in U.S., 1990. By-county org. reports, figures from 'Churches' & inclusive 'Adherents' columns. More exclusive 'members': 70,457. [Listed as 'Churches of Christ.']
Churches of Christ California - 0.30% - - 1990 Kosmin, B. & S. Lachman. One Nation Under God: Religion in Contemporary American Society; Harmony Books: New York (1993); pg. 88-93. Table 3-1: Religious Composition of State Populations, 1990 (%). Self-identification of religious loyalty, phone survey w/ 113,000 people; by City U. of New York.
Churches of Christ California - 1.00% - - 2001 *LINK* Kosmin, Barry A.; Egon Mayer; & Ariela Keysar. "American Religious Identity Survey. " 2001. City University of New York. ARIS: Nationwide phone survey of 50,000 American adults; open-ended question: 'What is your religion, if any?'; Listed in table: "Church of Christ "
Churches of Christ Cameroon 3,150 0.02% 127
units
- 1995 *LINK* official web site table: "STATUS OF CHURCHES OF CHRIST IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA--1995 " (Campbellite)
Churches of Christ Canada 7,181 - 147
units
- 1991 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993); pg. 244-247, 152. Table 1: CCS. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant " col.) Listed as "Churches of Christ in Canada. " Broke from Christian Churches/Chuches of Christ & Disciples of Christ
Churches of Christ Canada 8,000 - 140
units
- 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999). [Orig. sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research]; pg. 694. Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Churches of Christ in Canada
Churches of Christ Chad 25 0.00% 3
units
- 1995 *LINK* official web site table: "STATUS OF CHURCHES OF CHRIST IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA--1995 " (Campbellite)
Churches of Christ Colorado 17,312 0.53% 150
units
- 1990 Glenmary Research Center. Churches & Church Membership in U.S., 1990. By-county org. reports, figures from 'Churches' & inclusive 'Adherents' columns. More exclusive 'members': 12,866. [Listed as 'Churches of Christ.']
Churches of Christ Colorado - 0.70% - - 1990 Kosmin, B. & S. Lachman. One Nation Under God: Religion in Contemporary American Society; Harmony Books: New York (1993); pg. 88-93. Table 3-1: Religious Composition of State Populations, 1990 (%). Self-identification of religious loyalty, phone survey w/ 113,000 people; by City U. of New York.


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