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Group Where Number
of
Adherents
% of
total
pop.
Number
of
congreg./
churches/
units
Number
of
countries
Year Source Quote/
Notes
Pentecostal Church of God California 21,225 0.07% 240
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': 8,195. [Listed as 'Pentecostal Church of God.']
Pentecostal Holiness Church California 10,030 0.03% 90
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': 7,880. [Listed as 'Pentecostal Holiness Church, Inc..']
Peoples Temple California 80 - - - 1965 *LINK* web site: "Alternative Considerations of Jonestown & Peoples Temple " by the Department of Philosophy and Religion, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND (1 Jan. 1999); web page: FAQ "In 1965 Jones, his wife Marceline, their 'rainbow family' of adopted children, and some 70 followers moved to northern California in search of a place which might be safe in the event of a nuclear war. "
peyotism California - - - - 1917 Cavendish, Richard (ed.). Man, Myth & Magic: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Supernatural (vol. 16). New York: Marshall Cavendish Corp. (1970), pg. 2172. "...peyotism... met the opposition of the Department of Indian Affairs at an early date, and the consumption of the drug was prohibited by a number of states (Oklahoma in 1899, California... in 1917... "
PL Kyodan California - - 6
units
- 1999 *LINK* Official web site of PL Kyodan; web page: "North American Church Directory Menu " (viewed 11 April 1999). Counted listings in directory: Los Angeles Area: Glendale, Torrance; San Francisco Bay Area: San Francisco; Oakland (Hayward, Sunnyvale, Palo Alto)
Plymouth Brethren California 6,107 0.02% 59
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: 3,782. [Listed as 'Christian (Plymouth) Brethren.']
Presbyterian California - 2.80% - - 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.
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) California 258,854 0.87% 576
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': 205,382. [Listed as 'Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).']
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) California 187,491 0.59% 583
units
- 1995 *LINK* official organization web page: Comparative Statistics; [original source for states pop. data: U.S. Bureau of the Census] Table: "PCUSA Membership by State/Territory -- 1995 "; Columns: "Number of Members ", "Members as a Percent of State Population " and "Number of Congregations "
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) California 183,574 0.57% 583
units
- 1997 *LINK* official organization web page: Comparative Statistics; [original source for states pop. data: U.S. Bureau of the Census] Table: "PCUSA Membership by State/Territory -- 1997 "; Columns: "Number of Members ", "Members as a Percent of State Population " and "Number of Congregations "
Presbyterian Church in America California 4,534 0.02% 51
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': 3,655. [Listed as 'Presbyterian Church in America.']
Primitive Baptist California 339 0.00% 9
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': 265. [Listed as 'Primitive Baptists Associations.']
Protestant - no denomination supplied California - 10.70% - - 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.
Protestant Conference (Lutheran) California 75 0.00% 1
unit
- 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: 50. [Listed as 'The Protestant Conference (Lutheran).']
Protestant Reformed Churches in America California - - 1
unit
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web site of PRCA; web page: "Protestant Reformed Churches " (directory); (viewed 27 Feb. 1999); "Last modified, 17-Oct-1998 " counted churches on directory
Quaker California 10,916 0.04% 88
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': 8,262. [Listed as 'Friends.']
Ramakrishna Order California - - 8
units
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web site Counted from "Ramakrishna Order Centers in the West " list
Reformed Church in America California 37,092 0.12% 48
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': 14,400. [Listed as 'Reformed Church in America.']
Reformed Church in the United States California 665 0.00% 7
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: 470. [Listed as 'Reformed Church in The United States.']
Reformed Druids of North America California - - 1
unit
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web page (1998) Directory: "Where are the current groves of the Reform? Carleton College, Northfield Minnesota; Birch Grove, New Hampshire; Greenwood Grove, Seattle Washington; Hazel Nut Grove, San Diego California "
Reformed Episcopal Church California 95 0.00% 3
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': 77. [Listed as 'Reformed Episcopal Church.']
Revival Fellowship California - - 2
units
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web site directory of assemblies (or contacts?). This is the number of listings in a particular country, but I'm not sure it can be taken as a count of congregations.
Rogerenes California - - 1
unit
- 1945 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 324. "The Rogerines... By the 1940s only a small group was left in Mystic [Connecticut] and a smaller group in California. "
Rolling Hills Covenant Church California 2,750 - 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.; Indep. cong. in Rolling Hills Estates, CA; pastor Byron MacDonald.
Romanian Apostolic Pentecostal Church of God California 50 - 1
unit
- 1991 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 242. Chapter: Pentecostal Family; section: White Trinitarian Holiness Pentecostals.
Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America California - - 7
units
- 1990 Glenmary Research Center. Churches & Church Membership in U.S., 1990. By-county org. reports, figures from 'Churches' & inclusive 'Adherents' columns. [Listed as 'Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America.']
Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia California - - 27
units
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web site (1998) Counted listings in directory of parishes.
Salvation Army California - - 4
units
- 1884 McKinley, Edward H. Marching to Glory: The History of the Salvation Army in the United States of America, 1880-1980. San Francisco: Harper & Row (1980), pg. 24. "The Salvation Army in California stuggled on. Progress was slow, against 'terrible difficulties.' California was so wicked that the air seemed 'filled with devils.' In July, 1884, on the first anniversary of The Salvation Army out west, there were only four corps... "
Salvation Army California - - 8
units
- 1886 McKinley, Edward H. Marching to Glory: The History of the Salvation Army in the United States of America, 1880-1980. San Francisco: Harper & Row (1980), pg. 24. "In July, 1884, on the first anniversary of The Salvation Army out west, there were only four corps [in California]; in 1886 there were eight, four of these barely flickering. "
Salvation Army California 11,047 0.04% 96
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': 9,941. [Listed as 'Salvation Army.']
Salvation Army - Japanese corps California - - 4
units
- 1919 McKinley, Edward H. Marching to Glory: The History of the Salvation Army in the United States of America, 1880-1980. San Francisco: Harper & Row (1980), pg. 129. "The pioneers returned to California on July 24, 1919. Joined by three Japanese-American converts from the Chicago training school, they opened the first Japanese corps in the country in San Francisco in August; Los Angeles followed in September, Fresno in October, Stockton by Christmas. "
Salvation Army - Japanese corps California - - 5
units
- 1920 McKinley, Edward H. Marching to Glory: The History of the Salvation Army in the United States of America, 1880-1980. San Francisco: Harper & Row (1980), pg. 130. "[Japanese] Corps were opened in Sacramento in 1920... A Japanese post was opened in Seattle in 1922, and in Oakland in 1923. " [Sacramento was fifth in California, after San Francisco, Fresno, L.A. and Stockton were opened in 1919.]
Salvation Army - Japanese corps California - - 6
units
- 1921 McKinley, Edward H. Marching to Glory: The History of the Salvation Army in the United States of America, 1880-1980. San Francisco: Harper & Row (1980), pg. 130. "Nevertheless, the Japanese ministry prospered on the Golden Shore [California]. Corps were opened in Sacramento in 1920, the same year that Captain and Mrs Soichi Ozaki were sent from San Francisco to commence operations (again) in the Hawaiian Islands. The Visalia corps was pioneered in 1921, and on November 6 of that year a full-fledged Japanese divisional headquarters was dedicated in San Francisco by none other than the elderly Commissioner Booth-Tucker... " [previous 5 California Japanese corps: San Francisco, Los Angeles, Stockton, Sacramento, Fresno.]
Salvation Army - Japanese corps California - - 7
units
- 1923 McKinley, Edward H. Marching to Glory: The History of the Salvation Army in the United States of America, 1880-1980. San Francisco: Harper & Row (1980), pg. 130. "[Japanese] Corps were opened in Sacramento in 1920... A Japanese post was opened in Seattle in 1922, and in Oakland in 1923. " [Sacramento, Visalia and Oakland were fifth, sixth & seventh in California, after San Francisco, Fresno, L.A. and Stockton were opened in 1919.]
Salvation Army - Japanese corps California - - 8
units
- 1924 McKinley, Edward H. Marching to Glory: The History of the Salvation Army in the United States of America, 1880-1980. San Francisco: Harper & Row (1980), pg. 130-131. "By 1924, when San Jose was launched, the Japanese ministry boasted, in addition to the nine Japanese corps and the Home of Rest, a medical clinic, children's home, and a Japanese-language version of The War Cry with a weekly circulation of five thousand. " [San Jose became 8th Japanese corps in California. Other one in Seattle, & perhaps Hawaii.]
Scientology California - - 46
units
- 1995 *LINK* linked to Brett Achorn's OPPOSING VIEW web site "Hard Data on Scientology " (1998) Organization count based on very detailed analysis of incorporations, creations, closures, etc.
Scientology California - - 23
units
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web site (1998); section: "Global Locator for Scientology Organizations " Counted listings of churches and missions in directory. (1) Church of Scientology Mission (CoSM) of Antelope Valley, Palmdale, CA.; (2) CoSM of Bay Cities, Concord; (3) CoSM Beverly Hills, Beverly Hills; (4) CoSM Brand Blvd., Glendale; (5) CoS of Burbank, North Hollywood; (6) CoSM of Buenaventura, Ventura; (7) CoSM of Capitol, Fair Oaks; (8) CoSM Santa Clara Valley, Santa Clara; (9) CoSM The Diablo Valley, Walnut Creek; (10) CoSM Escondido, Escondido; (11) CoSM The Foothills, Montrose; (12) CoSM Marin, San Rafael; (13) CoSM Palo Alto, Palo Alto; (14) CoSM Redwood City, Redwood City; (15) CoSM River Park, Sacramento; (16) CoSM San Bernadino, Redlands; (17) CoSM The San Fernando Valley, Van Nuys; (18) CoSM San Francisco, 3rd Floor, San Francisco; (19) CoSM San Jose, San Jose; (20) CoSM Santa Rosa, Santa Rosa; (21) CoSM Sherman Oaks, Sherman Oaks; (22) CoSM West Valley, Chatsworth; (23) CoSM Westwood, Santa Monica
Seicho-No-Ie California - - 3
units
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web site (1998) worldwide directory of "Truth of Life Centers ": [directory link] Truth of Life Center Northern California, 777 North 7th Street, San Jose, CA; ...ToLC San Francisco, 668 - 11th Avenue, San Francisco, CA; [directory link] Southern California, 14527 S. Vermont Ave., Gardena, CA 90247
Set Free Christian Fellowship California 6,000 - 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, grouped by state, columns for city, state, "size " (avg. weekly attendance), etc. From study finding all U.S. megachurches (congreg. w/ "consistent weekly attendance of at least 2,000 persons "); an independent in Anaheim, Calif., pastor Phil Aguilar.
Seventh Day Baptist General Conference California 251 0.00% 6
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': 198. [Listed as 'Seventh Day Baptist General Conference.']
Seventh-day Adventist California 206,514 0.69% 500
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': 161,384. [Listed as 'Seventh-Day Adventists.']
Seventh-day Adventist California - 0.80% - - 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.
Sikhism California - - 1
unit
- 1912 Crim, Keith (ed.). The Perennial Dictionary of World Religions. San Francisco: Harper Collins (1989). Reprint; originally pub. as Abingdon Dictionary of Living Religions, 1981; pg. 318-319. "However, many of the approximately ten thousand South Asian immigrants were not Hindus; even though many Americans persisted in calling them that, they were in fact Sikhs. The first Sikh temple (also called a gurdwara) was established in Stockton, California, in 1912... "
Silver Moon Circle California - - - - 1991 Jade. To Know: A Guide to Women's Magic and Spirituality. Oak Park, IL: Delphi Press (1991), pg. 77. "Silver Moon Circle, Lady Kayla, P.O. Box 2743, Redwood City, CA 94604... Working circle; mixed group; various degrees; study/meditation Thurs. nights; full moon circles; teaching, metaphysical and Craft; open for study and/or membership... "
Skinheads California - - 10
units
- 1992 Thompson, S. E. Hate Groups. San Diego, CA: Lucent Books (1994), pg. 30. [Source: Klanwatch] Map: "White Supremacist Groups in the U.S. in 1992 " Skinhead groups.
South Bay Craft Teachers California - - - - 1991 Jade. To Know: A Guide to Women's Magic and Spirituality. Oak Park, IL: Delphi Press (1991), pg. 77. "South Bay Craft Teachers, P.O. box 9336, San Jose, CA 95157... Network of Wiccan teachers in the San Jose/Peninsula/Santa Cruz area; many traditions (Mohsian, Fairy, Dianic, Gardnerian, Celtic, Eclectic, etc.); single gender and mixed groups; classes and Moon circles held separately according to the respective traditions; teachers and their groups join to share Sabbats. "
South Coast Community Church California 3,416 - 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.; Indep. cong. in Newport Beach, CA; pastor Bob Shanks.
South Hills Community Church California 2,300 - 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.; in San Jose, CA; pastor Peter Wilkes.
South Valley Christian Center California 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.; Indep. cong. in Van Nuys, CA; pastor David Sawkins.
Southern Baptist Convention California 504,516 1.70% 1,114
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': 394,600.
Suma Ching Hai California 2,000 - - - 1996 *LINK* web site: New Religious Movements (University of Virginia) (1998) [Orig. source: Dion Nissenbaum's article "Sect Master a No-show, Rumors Had Ching Hai in Lake Elsinore " in The Press- Enterprise, December 31, 1996 p.B01] She has approximately 2,000 members in California
Susan B. Anthony Coven #1 California - - - - 1991 Jade. To Know: A Guide to Women's Magic and Spirituality. Oak Park, IL: Delphi Press (1991), pg. 77. "Susan B. Anthony Coven #1, P.O. Box 11363, Oakland, CA 94611... Dianic; publishes Thesmorphia newsletter; Z. Budapest, High Priestess; women only. "
Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch California 9,400 0.03% 4
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. [Listed as 'Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch (Archdiocese of The U.S.A. and Canada).']
Temple of Set California - - - - 1975 Harvey, G. "Satanism in Britain Today " in Journal of Contemporary Religion. Vol. 10, No. 3, October 1995, pg. 285. "The Temple of Set (TS) is an international organisation which was incorporated as a non-profit Church in California in 1975, receiving state and federal recognition and tax-exemption later that year. "
Theosophical Society California - - 23
units
- 1998 *LINK* web site: "Theosophical Society " official organization directory
Tridentine Old Roman Community Catholic Church California - - 1
unit
- 1988 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 95. "The Tridentine Old Roman Community Catholic Church... Membership: In 1988, there was one small prish in Long Beach, California. "
True Grace Memorial House of Prayer California - - 1
unit
- 1975 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 277. "In the 1970s there were eight congregations which could be found in Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, New York City, Baltimore, Savannah, Hollowood [sic; = Hollywood, CA], Florida and in North Carolina. "
Undenominational Church of the Lord California - - 1
unit
- 1918 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 215-216. Chapter: Holiness Family; section: 19th Century Holiness. "The Undenominational Church of the Lord was founded at Placentia, California in 1918 by Pastor Jesse N. Blakeley, a holiness minister... A second branch of the church was founded in 1920 in Anaheim and became the headquarters... "
Undenominational Church of the Lord California - - 2
units
- 1920 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 215-216. Chapter: Holiness Family; section: 19th Century Holiness. "...founded at Placentia, California in 1918 by Pastor Jesse N. Blakeley... A second branch of the church was founded in 1920 in Anaheim and became the headquarters... "
Undenominational Church of the Lord California - - 1
unit
- 1922 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 215-216. Chapter: Holiness Family; section: 19th Century Holiness. "In 1922 the Placentia church was consolidated with the Anaheim church. In 1930 Blakely was succeeded by Elsie Heughan, and in 1941 the headquarters returned to Placentia. "
Undenominational Church of the Lord California - - 1
unit
- 1975 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 216. Chapter: Holiness Family; section: 19th Century Holiness. "Membership: At last report (1970s) there were 3 congregations: Placentia, California; Chillicothe, Ohio; and Sheridan, Oregon. There are less than 100 members. "
Unitarian/Unitarian Universalist California 14,740 0.05% 74
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': 12,026. [Listed as 'Unitarian Universalist Association.']
Unitarian/Unitarian Universalist California - 0.40% - - 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.
United Brethren in Christ California 200 0.00% 5
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': 200. [Listed as 'United Brethren in Christ.']
United Church of Christ California 64,855 0.22% 254
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': 51,493. [Listed as 'United Church of Christ.']
United Church of God California - - 17
units
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web site Counted the churches in their listing.
United Methodist Church California 266,306 0.89% 735
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': 210,395. [Listed as 'United Methodist Church.']
Unity Church California - - 88
units
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web site (viewed 1998) Counted the churches in their directory.
Unity Fellowship Church California - - 3
units
- 1997 *LINK* web site: "Unity Fellowship Church Roster " (viewed 27 Feb. 1999); "Last updated: 08/25/97 " Counted churches from listing. "Following is a current roster of the Unity Fellowship Churches across the country: Unity Fellowship Church [UFC] (Los Angeles)... Divine Truth UFC (Inland Empire, CA)... Spiritual Truth UFC (Long Beach, CA)... "
Universal Foundation for Better Living California - - 2
units
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web site directory
Urantia Book Readers, Fellowship of California - - 51
units
- 1997 *LINK* official organization web site (1998) directory: "1996-1997 International Study Group Directory for readers of The Urantia Book "
Vipassana Meditation Centers California - - 1
unit
- 1999 *LINK* web site: "Vipassana Meditation "; web page: "Vipassana Meditation Centers in North America " (viewed 13 Feb. 1999) Centers listed in directory: Massachusetts; California; Texas; Pacific Northwest (Ethel, Wash); British Columbia, Canada
Wesleyan Church California 14,542 0.05% 44
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': 6,370. [Listed as 'The Wesleyan Church.']
white supremacist groups California - - 22
units
- 1992 Thompson, S. E. Hate Groups. San Diego, CA: Lucent Books (1994), pg. 30. [Source: Klanwatch] Map: "White Supremacist Groups in the U.S. in 1992 " Klan, Nazi, Skinheads and/or Other.
white supremacist groups - other California - - 5
units
- 1992 Thompson, S. E. Hate Groups. San Diego, CA: Lucent Books (1994), pg. 30. [Source: Klanwatch] Map: "White Supremacist Groups in the U.S. in 1992 "; 'Other' (Not Klan, Skinhead or Nazi)


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