Moravian Church in America (Northern Province, Southern Province)

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Organization Information Record Year 2016

Name: Moravian Church in America (Northern Province, Southern Province)
Denomination type: Moravian Bodies
Year Reporting: 2010
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Description: In 1735 German Moravian missionaries of the pre-Reformation faith of Jan Hus came to Georgia, in 1740 to Pennsylvania, and in 1753 to North Carolina. They established the American Moravian Church, which is broadly evangelical, ecumenical, liturgical, ?conferential? in form of government and has an episcopacy as a spiritual office. The Northern and Southern Provinces of the church operate on a semi-autonomous basis.

Contact Information Record Year 2016

Address: 1021 Center St.
Address line 2: P.O. Box 1245
City: Bethlehem
State: Pennsylvania
Zip Code: 18016-1245
Country: United States
Phone: (610)867-7566

Media Contact Record Year 2016

Name: Mr. Mike Riess
Phone: n/a
Email: n/a

Attesting Officer Record Year 2016

Name: Gloria L. Reisinger
Position: Administrative Assistant
Phone: (610)865-3137

Membership & Attendance Record Year 2016

Full Communicants: 16,220
Other Members: 4,000
Total Inclusive Members: 20,220
Total Churches: 84
Average Attendance: 7,198
Membership Calculation Method: Census

Clergy Record Year 2016

Serving Churches: 74
Other Service to the Church: 15
Retired: 77
Total Clergy: 166

Religious Education Record Year 2016

Total Schools: 80
Pupils: 3,252
Staff: 658
Total Individuals: 3,910

Finance Record Year 2016

Total Benevolences: $907,935.00
Total Giving Local Expense: $17,312,747.00
Total Financial: $1,822,068,200
Receipts/Expenditures: Expenditures