The Church of Illumination

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Organization Information Record Year 2016

Name: The Church of Illumination
Denomination type:
Year Reporting: 2007
Website: Visit Website
Description: The Church of Illumination was organized in 1908 for the express purpose of establishing congregations at large, offering a spiritual, esoteric, philosophic interpretation of the vital biblical teachings, thereby satisfying the inner spiritual needs of those seeking spiritual truth, yet permitting them to remain in, or return to, their former church membership.

Contact Information Record Year 2016

Address: 5966 Clymer Rd
Address line 2:
City: Quakertown
State: Pennsylvania
Zip Code: 18951
Country: United States
Phone: (800)779-3796

Media Contact Record Year 2016

Name: Dir. General, Gerald E. Poesnecker
Phone: (215)536-7048
Email: n/a

Attesting Officer Record Year 2016

Name: Shaun McKinley
Position: Administrative Liaison to the General Overseer
Phone: (423)559-5103

Membership & Attendance Record Year 2016

Full Communicants: 89,674
Other Members: 0
Total Inclusive Members: 89,674
Total Churches: 1,860
Average Attendance: 0
Membership Calculation Method: Estimate

Clergy Record Year 2016

Serving Churches: 4,340
Other Service to the Church: 0
Retired: 0
Total Clergy: 4,340

Religious Education Record Year 2016

Total Schools: 1,860
Pupils: 64,000
Staff: 0
Total Individuals: 64,000

Finance Record Year 2016

Total Benevolences: $2,308,000.00
Total Giving Local Expense: $0.00
Total Financial: $230,800,000
Receipts/Expenditures: Expenditures