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Group Where Number
of
Adherents
% of
total
pop.
Number
of
congreg./
churches/
units
Number
of
countries
Year Source Quote/
Notes
Eastern Orthodox Canada 387,400 1.44% - - 1991 *LINK* web site: "Statistics Canada "; web page: "Population, by religion, 1991 Census " (viewed 9 Jan. 1999); Source: Statistics Canada, Catalogue no. 93-319-XPB. table: "Population, by religion, 1991 Census "
Eastern Orthodox Canada 420,000 - - - 1996 1997 Britannica Book of the Year. Pg. 781-783. Table: "Religion ": Divided by nations, with 2 columns: "Religious affiliation " & "1996 pop. " [of that religion]. Based on best avail. figures, whether census data, membership figures or estimates by analysts, as % of est. 1996 midyear pop.
Eastern Orthodox Canada - 3.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Elim Fellowship Canada - - 20
units
- 1988 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 247. Chapter: Pentecostal Family; section: White Trinitarian Pentecostals. Church reporting.
Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church Canada 6,268 - 13
units
- 1990 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247. Table 1: Canadian Current Statistics. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant or confirmed members " col.) Listed in table as "Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church. "
Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church Canada 5,089 - 11
units
- 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999), pg. 694. [Original sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church
Evangelical Canada 2,700,000 9.00% - - 1998 "Interfaith group fights redefinition of 'spouse' " in Christian Century (Apr. 22-29, 1998), pg. 426. "There are an estimated 2.7 million Protestant evangelicals in Canada's 30 million population. "
Evangelical Church of North America Canada - - 47
units
- 1988 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 218-219. Chapter: Holiness Family; section: 20th Century Holiness. "Evangelical Church of North America... Membership: In 1988 the Church reported... There were 47 congregations... in Canada; members in Canada, Germany, and Bolivia numbered 4,263. "
Evangelical Church of North America Canada 3,688 - 46
units
- 1990 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247, 153. Table 1: CCS. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant " col.) Listed as "Evangelical Church in Canada. " United w/Evangelical Church of No. America in 1982.
Evangelical Covenant Church Canada 1,278 - 23
units
- 1991 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247, 153. Table 1: CCS. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not sometimes smaller "full communicant " col.) Listed as "Evangelical Covenant Church of Canada " Affil. w/ Evang. Coven. Ch. of America. but separate denom.
Evangelical Covenant Church Canada 1,278 - 23
units
- 1991 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247, 153. Table 1: CCS. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not sometimes smaller "full communicant " col.) Listed as "Evangelical Covenant Church of Canada " Affil. w/ Evang. Coven. Ch. of America. but separate denom.
Evangelical Free Church Canada 5,600 - 113
units
- 1987 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 182. Section: Scandinavian Pietism. "Evangelical Free Church of America... Minneapolis, MN [H.Q.]... Membership: In 1987 the church reported 110,000 members, 968 churches... in the U.S; 56,000 members, 113 churches... in Canada; and an additional 65,000 members in 14 foreign countries. "
Evangelical Free Church Canada 13,299 - 124
units
- 1991 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247, 153. Table 1: CCS. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not sometimes smaller "full communicant " col.) Listed as "Evangelical Free Church of Canada. " From American Evang. Free Church, but now officially sep. denom.
Evangelical Free Church Canada 13,299 - 124
units
- 1991 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247, 154. Table 1: CCS. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not sometimes smaller "full communicant " col.) Listed as "Evangelical Free Church of Canada. " From American Evang. Free Church, but now officially sep. denom.
Evangelical Free Church Canada - - 137
units
- 1996 World Almanac and Book of Facts 1998; K-III Reference Corp.: Macwah, NJ (1997), pg. 653. [Original sources: 1997 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in Canada "; Membership figs. based on reports from group officials. Figs. are inclusive: refer to all "members, " not simply full communicants.
Evangelical Free Church Canada 22,528 - 133
units
- 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999), pg. 694. [Original sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Evangelical Free Church of Canada
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada Canada 210,718 - 654
units
- 1986 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 152. "Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada... Membership: In 1986 the church reported 210,718 baptized members, 654 congregations... "
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada Canada 198,751 - 650
units
- 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999), pg. 694. [Original sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
Evangelical Lutheran Church of Canada Canada 206,187 - 656
units
- 1991 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247. Table 1: Canadian Current Statistics. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant or confirmed members " col.) Listed in table as "Evangelical Lutheran Church of Canada. " Distinct denomination.
Evangelical Lutheran Church of Canada Canada 198,751 - 650
units
- 1996 World Almanac and Book of Facts 1998; K-III Reference Corp.: Macwah, NJ (1997), pg. 653. [Original sources: 1997 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in Canada "; Membership figs. based on reports from group officials. Figs. are inclusive: refer to all "members, " not simply full communicants.
Evangelical Mennonite Conference Canada 474 - 1
unit
- 1875 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 309. Chapter: European Free-Church Family; section: Russian Mennonites. "migration in 1874-75 of the entire membership to North America. A total of 158 families settled in Manitoba, Canada, while 36 settled near Jansen, Nebraska. "
Evangelical Mennonite Conference Canada 5,720 - 47
units
- 1987 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 309. Chapter: European Free-Church Family; section: Russian Mennonites. "Membership: In 1988 the church reported 5,720 members, 47 churches, and 120 ministers in Canada. "
Evangelical Mennonite Conference Canada 6,000 - 50
units
- 1990 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247. Table 1: Canadian Current Statistics. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant or confirmed members " col.) Listed in table as "The Evangelical Mennonite Conference. "
Evangelical Mennonite Conference Canada 6,758 - 52
units
- 1996 World Almanac and Book of Facts 1998; K-III Reference Corp.: Macwah, NJ (1997), pg. 653. [Original sources: 1997 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in Canada "; Membership figs. based on reports from group officials. Figs. are inclusive: refer to all "members, " not simply full communicants.
Evangelical Mennonite Conference Canada 6,508 - 53
units
- 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999), pg. 694. [Original sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Evangelical Mennonite Conference of Canada
Evangelical Mennonite Conference Canada 6,500 - 50
units
- 1998 *LINK* Mennonite World Conference web site. Directory 1998. Web page: "USA/Canada: Mennonite & Brethren in Christ Churches " CANADA... Evangelical Mennonite Conference (Canada); Members: 6,500; Congregations: 50
Evangelical Mennonite Mission Conference Canada 3,559 - 28
units
- 1990 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247. Table 1: Canadian Current Statistics. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant or confirmed members " col.) Listed in table as "Evangelical Mennonite Mission Conference. "
Evangelical Mennonite Mission Conference Canada 3,727 - 27
units
- 1998 *LINK* Mennonite World Conference web site. Directory 1998. Web page: "USA/Canada: Mennonite & Brethren in Christ Churches " Evangelical Mennonite Mission Conference; Members: Canada - 3,727; USA - 152; Total - 3,879; Congregations: Canada - 27; USA - 1; Total - 28
Evangelical Missionary Church of Canada Canada 12,217 - 145
units
- 1996 World Almanac and Book of Facts 1998; K-III Reference Corp.: Macwah, NJ (1997), pg. 653. [Original sources: 1997 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in Canada "; Membership figs. based on reports from group officials. Figs. are inclusive: refer to all "members, " not simply full communicants.
Evangelical Missionary Church of Canada Canada 12,217 - 145
units
- 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999), pg. 694. [Original sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Evangelical Missionary Church of Canada
Falun Gong Canada 4,000 - - - 1999 *LINK* Mims, Bob. "Falun Dafa Practitioners Join Millions " in Salt Lake Tribune, Saturday, June 12, 1999 (viewed online 12 June 1999). "Today, an estimated 10,000 practice Falun Dafa in the U.S., and several thousand more in Canada. "
Family, The Canada 250 - - - 1999 *LINK* web site: "Interactive Bible " (ultra-conservative Evangelical); web page: "Statistics of Religion in North America " (viewed 10 Feb. 1999); Web page by: Steve Rudd, 33 Highcliffe Ave., Hamilton, Ontario Canada L9A 3L3 Table: "[NRMs] in Canada: Membership numbers "; "Scientologist 700; Hare Krishna 450; Moonies 650; Children of god 250; New age type groups 4100 "
Fellowship of Christian Assemblies Canada - - 77
units
- 1998 *LINK* official organization web site counted listings from church directory
Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches in Canada Canada 57,780 - 484
units
- 1989 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247, 153. Table 1: CCS. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant " col.) Listed as "Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches in Canada. " Founded 1953 in Canada.
Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches in Canada Canada - - 506
units
- 1996 World Almanac and Book of Facts 1998; K-III Reference Corp.: Macwah, NJ (1997), pg. 653. [Original sources: 1997 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in Canada "; Membership figs. based on reports from group officials. Figs. are inclusive: refer to all "members, " not simply full communicants.
Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches in Canada Canada - - 506
units
- 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999), pg. 694. [Original sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Evangelical Baptist Churches in Canada, Fellowship of
Fellowship of Evangelical Bible Churches Canada 1,900 - 23
units
- 1998 *LINK* Mennonite World Conference web site. Directory 1998. Web page: "USA/Canada: Mennonite & Brethren in Christ Churches " Fellowship of Evangelical Bible Churches; Members: Canada - 2,010; USA - 1,900; Total - 3910; Congregations: Canada - 23; USA - 18; Total - 41
Free and Old Christian Reformed Church of Canada and America Canada - - 8
units
- 1966 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 159. "Membership: In 1966 the church had 3 congregations in the U.S. (one each in Michigan, New Jersey and California) and eight congregations in Canada. "
Free Lutheran Congregations, Association of Canada - - 4
units
- 1988 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 148-149. "Membership:... There are four churches and four ministers in Canada. "
Free Methodist Canada 7,479 - 147
units
- 1989 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247, 155. Table 1: CCS. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant " col.) Listed as "Free Methodist Church in Canada. " Autonomous branch of Free Methodist founded New York in 1860.
Free Methodist Canada 7,186 - 146
units
- 1996 World Almanac and Book of Facts 1998; K-III Reference Corp.: Macwah, NJ (1997), pg. 653. [Original sources: 1997 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in Canada "; Membership figs. based on reports from group officials. Figs. are inclusive: refer to all "members, " not simply full communicants. Listed as "Free Methodist Church in Canada ".
Free Methodist Church of North America Canada - - 123
units
- 1987 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 211-212. Chapter: Holiness Family; section: 19th Century Holiness. "Membership: In 1987... There were 123 congregations... in Canada. "
Free Methodist Church of North America Canada 5,360 - 129
units
- 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999), pg. 694. [Original sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Free Methodist Church in Canada
Free Will Baptists Canada 1,125 - 17
units
- 1992 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247. Table 1: Canadian Current Statistics. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant or confirmed members " col.) Listed in table as "Free Will Baptists. "
Full Gospel Fellowship of Churches and Ministers International Canada - - 3
units
- 1988 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 256. "In 1988 the fellowship reported... 3 clergy members from Canada... "
Full Gospel Missionary Society Canada - - 5
units
- 1975 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 295. "1970s there were 8 churches, 3 in Washington and 5 in Canada. "
Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Canada 600 - - - 1998 Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought (Summer 1998), pg. 14.
General Church of the New Jerusalem Canada 825 - 3
units
- 1992 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247. Table 1: Canadian Current Statistics. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant or confirmed members " col.) Listed in table as "General Church of the New Jerusalem. "
General Conference Mennonite Church Canada 26,713 - 134
units
- 1990 Mead, Frank S. (revised by Samuel S. Hill), Handbook of Denominations in the United States (9th Ed.), Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn. (1990), pg. 151-152. "There are 35,170 members in 215 churches in the U.S.; 26,713 members in 134 churches in Canada... "
General Conference Mennonite Church Canada 26,713 - 134
units
- 1993 Mead, Frank S. (revised by Samuel S. Hill), Handbook of Denominations in the United States (10th Ed.), Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn. (1995).
General Conference Mennonite Church Canada 24,966 - 130
units
- 1998 *LINK* Mennonite World Conference web site. Directory 1998. Web page: "USA/Canada: Mennonite & Brethren in Christ Churches " General Conference Mennonite Church; Members: Canada - 24,966; USA - 35,852...; Congregations: Canada - 130; USA - 268... 24,966 members in 130 congregations who are also members of the Conference of Mennonites in Canada and 15,443 members in 148 congregations who are also members of the Mennonite Church General Assembly. 4,992 of these people in 19 congregations are members of both the Conference of Mennonites in Canada and the Mennonite Church.**
Gospel Harvesters Evangelistic Association (Buffalo) Canada - - 1
unit
- 1975 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 296. "There are two congregations, one in Buffalo and one in Toronto. "
Greek Orthodox Canada - 1.50% - - 1977 Wallechinsky, David & Irving Wallace; The People's Almanac: #2; New York: William Morrow & Co.: (1978), pg. 253. "Canada: Religions: Roman Catholic, 46.2%; United Church of Canada, 17.5%; Anglican Church of Canada, 11.8%; Presbyterian, 4.0%; Lutheran, 3.3%; Greek Orthodox, 1.5%; Judaism, 1.3%; Ukrainian Catholic, 1.1%; others, 13.3%. "
Greek Orthodox Canada 230,000 - 58
units
- 1984 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247, 155. Table 1: CCS. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant " col.) Listed as "Greek Orthodox Diocese of Toronto (Canada). " Under Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople.
Greek Orthodox Canada 350,000 - 76
units
- 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999), pg. 694. [Original sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Greek Orthodox Diocese of Toronto (Canada)
Hasidic Jews Canada 20,000 - - - 1998 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 3 - Asia & Oceania. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998), pg. 776. "There are about 20,000 Hasidim in Canada, with the largest concentrations in Montreal and Toronto. "
Hinduism Canada 69,505 0.30% - - 1981 *LINK* Government statistics web site (viewed circa Nov. 1998): "Population, by religion, 1981 and 1991 Censuses " table Total population = 24,083,495.
Hinduism Canada 157,000 0.58% - - 1991 *LINK* Government statistics web site (viewed circa Nov. 1998): "Population by religion, 1991 Census " table Total population = 26,994,000.
Hinduism Canada 157,000 0.58% - - 1991 *LINK* web site: "Statistics Canada "; web page: "Population, by religion, 1991 Census " (viewed 9 Jan. 1999); Source: Statistics Canada, Catalogue no. 93-319-XPB. table: "Population, by religion, 1991 Census "
Hinduism Canada 157,015 - - - 1991 *LINK* web site: "Toronto Consultants on Religious Tolerance "; web page: "Hinduism " (viewed 2 March 1999) "Hindus totaled 157,015 in Canada's 1991 census. "
Hinduism Canada 170,000 - - - 1996 1997 Britannica Book of the Year. Pg. 781-783. Table: "Religion ": Divided by nations, with 2 columns: "Religious affiliation " & "1996 pop. " [of that religion]. Based on best avail. figures, whether census data, membership figures or estimates by analysts, as % of est. 1996 midyear pop.
Hinduism Canada 90,000 - - - 1996 World Almanac and Book of Facts 1998; K-III Reference Corp.: Macwah, NJ (1997), pg. 653. [Original sources: 1997 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in Canada "; Membership figs. based on reports from group officials. Figs. are inclusive: refer to all "members, " not simply full communicants.
Hinduism Canada 90,000 - - - 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999), pg. 694. [Original sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Hindu
Hinduism Canada - 1.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Hinduism Canada 100,000 - - - 1998 *LINK* web site: "United Church of Canada Inter-Faith Dialogue "; web page: "Islam " (viewed 19 Feb. 1999), written by Fritz B. Voll, "Updated: Tue Jun 9 23:39:38 1998 " "There are about 600 million Hindus in India, Africa, Indonesia, and the West Indies. The approximate figure for Canada is 100,000. "
Hispanic Mennonite Conference of Churches in the United States Canada - - 6
units
- 1999 Dolgado, Berta. "Hushed Blessings " in Dallas Morning News, 18 Sept. 1999, pg. 3G. "Samuel Lopez, president of the Hispanic Mennonite Conference of Churches in the United States and Canada... There are 96... congregations in the U.S... he said. An additional six are in Canada. "
Hutterian Brethren Canada - - - - 1919 Cavendish, Richard (ed.). Man, Myth & Magic: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Supernatural (vol. 10). New York: Marshall Cavendish Corp. (1970), pg. 1376. "Even in the United States the Hutterians were not safe from persecution... when the United States entered the First World War in 1917, the Hutterians, as German-speaking pacificsts, encountered local social and political hostility... In the face of these threats the great majority of them migrated to Canada in 1918 and 1919. There, in Manitoba, Alberta and Saskatchewan they have prospered economically and multiplied in number. "
Hutterian Brethren Canada 10,000 - 100
units
- 1970 Cavendish, Richard (ed.). Man, Myth & Magic: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Supernatural (vol. 10). New York: Marshall Cavendish Corp. (1970), pg. 1376. "Today, the Hutterians consist of... well over 100 colonies in Canada and about 50 in the U.S... Each individual colony has about 50 to 150 members, a figure that remains constant as, when a group grows to about 150 it divides and establishes a daughter colony. "
Hutterian Brethren Canada 20,000 - - - 1998 "Perils of Modern World Encroach Upon Amish " in Christian Century (July 15-22, 1998), pg. 673. "Hutterite community, which numbers about 20,000 in Alberta and elsewhere in Western Canada, plus another 40,000 in the U.S... "
Hutterian Brethren Canada 6,100 - 111
units
- 1998 *LINK* Mennonite World Conference web site. Directory 1998. Web page: "USA/Canada: Mennonite & Brethren in Christ Churches " Hutterian Brethren; Members: Canada - 18,900+/-; USA - 6,100+/-; Total - 25,000+/-; Congregations: Canada - 295 USA - 111; Total - 406
Independent Assemblies of God International Canada - - 214
units
- 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999), pg. 694. [Original sources: 1999 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches; World Almanac research] Table: "Membership of Religious Groups in U.S. "; Based on reports from officials by each group. Figs. inclusive; refer to all "members ". Listed as Independent Assemblies of God Intl. (Canada)
Independent Holiness Church Canada 600 - 13
units
- 1987 Bedell, Kenneth (ed.). Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches 1993. Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn (1993). Pg. 244-247. Table 1: Canadian Current Statistics. (# of adherents is from table's "inclusive membership " column, not the sometimes smaller "full communicant or confirmed members " col.) Listed in table as "Independent Holiness Church. "
Independent Holiness Church Canada - - 12
units
- 1987 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 212. Chapter: Holiness Family; section: 19th Century Holiness. "Independent Holiness Church... Sydenham, ON, Canada [H.Q.]... Membership: In 1987 the church had 13 congregations (12 in Canada and one in the U.S.), and approximately 250 members. "
Independent Old Roman Catholic Hungarian Orthodox Church of America Canada 100 - - - 1988 Melton, J. Gordon (ed.). The Encyclopedia of American Religions: Vol. 1. Tarrytown, NY: Triumph Books (1991), pg. 77. "Independent Old Roman Catholic Hungarian Orthodox Church of America... Membership: In 1988 the Church reported eight congregations, 13 clergy and approx. 300 members in the U.S. and the [sic; the = three?] congregations and more than 100 members in Canada. "
Independent Restoration Branches Canada - - 3
units
- 1997 *LINK* web site: "Algonac Restoration Branch " "Directory of Restoration Branches: This is a list of the Restoration Branches that we know about... last updated 10/3/97 "


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