African Methodist Episcopal Church

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Organization Information Record Year 2016

Name: African Methodist Episcopal Church
Denomination type: Methodist Bodies
Year Reporting: 2009
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Description: This church began in 1787 in Philadelphia when persons in St. George's Methodist Episcopal Church withdrew as a protest against color segregation. In 1816 the denomination was started, led by Rev. Richard Allen who had been ordained deacon by Bishop Francis Asbury and was subsequently ordained elder and elected and consecrated bishop.

Contact Information Record Year 2016

Address: 3801 Market St #300
Address line 2:
City: Philadelphia
State: Pennsylvania
Zip Code: 29204
Country: United States
Phone: (215)662-0506

Media Contact Record Year 2016

Phone: n/a
Email: n/a

Attesting Officer Record Year 2016

Name: Dr. Clement W. Fugh
Position: Chief Information Officer
Phone: (615)254-0911

Membership & Attendance Record Year 2016

Full Communicants: 0
Other Members: 0
Total Inclusive Members: 0
Total Churches: 4,100
Average Attendance: 0
Membership Calculation Method: Census

Clergy Record Year 2016

Serving Churches: 6,000
Other Service to the Church: 2,747
Retired: 0
Total Clergy: 8,747

Religious Education Record Year 2016

Total Schools: 6,128
Pupils: 0
Staff: 0
Total Individuals: 0

Finance Record Year 2016

Total Benevolences: $0.00
Total Giving Local Expense: $0.00
Total Financial: $0
Receipts/Expenditures: Expenditures