The Liberal Catholic Church-- Province of the United States of America

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Organization Information Record Year 2016

Name: The Liberal Catholic Church-- Province of the United States of America
Denomination type:
Year Reporting: 2006
Website: Visit Website
Description: The Liberal Catholic Church was founded Feb. 13, 1916 as a reorganization of the Old Catholic Church in Great Britain with the Rt. Rev. James I. Wedgwood as the first Presiding Bishop. The first ordination of a priest in the United States was Fr. Charles Hampton, later a Bishop. The first Regionary Bishop for the American Province was the Rt. Rev. Irving S. Cooper (1919-1935).

Contact Information Record Year 2016

Address: Pres., The Rt. Rev. William S.H. Downey
Address line 2: 1206 Ayers Ave.
City: Ojai
State: California
Zip Code: 93023
Country: United States
Phone: (805)646-2573

Media Contact Record Year 2016

Name: Regionary Bishop, The Rt. Rev. William S.H. Downey
Phone: n/a
Email: n/a

Attesting Officer Record Year 2016

Name: The R. Rev. William S.H. Downey
Position: Regionary Bishop
Phone: (805)646-2573

Membership & Attendance Record Year 2016

Full Communicants: 5,800
Other Members: 0
Total Inclusive Members: 5,800
Total Churches: 21
Average Attendance: 0
Membership Calculation Method: Census

Clergy Record Year 2016

Serving Churches: 41
Other Service to the Church: 1
Retired: 2
Total Clergy: 44

Religious Education Record Year 2016

Total Schools: 0
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