The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Canada

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Organization Information Record Year 2016

Name: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Canada
Denomination type: Latter-Day Saints
Year Reporting: 2007
Website: Visit Website
Description: The Church has had a presence in Canada since the early 1830’s. Joseph Smith and Brigham Young both came to Eastern Canada as missionaries. There are now 157,000 members in Canada in more than 400 congregations.

Leading the Church in Canada are the presidents of over 40 stakes (equivalent to a diocese). World headquarters is in Salt Lake City, UT (See U.S. Religious Bodies chapter of the Directories section of this Yearbook).

Contact Information Record Year 2016

Address: 50 East North Temple St
Address line 2:
City: Salt Lake City
State: Utah
Zip Code: 84150
Country: United States
Phone: n/a

Media Contact Record Year 2016

Name: Bruce Smith
Phone: (416)431-789
Email: n/a

Attesting Officer Record Year 2016

Name: Coke Newell
Position: Manager of Media Relations
Phone: (416)431-7891
Email: n/a

Membership & Attendance Record Year 2016

Full Communicants: 164,617
Other Members: 13,485
Total Inclusive Members: 178,102
Total Churches: 481
Average Attendance: 0
Membership Calculation Method: Estimate

Clergy Record Year 2016

Serving Churches: 1,443
Other Service to the Church: 180
Retired: 0
Total Clergy: 1,623

Religious Education Record Year 2016

Total Schools: 481
Pupils: 125,930
Staff: 0
Total Individuals: 125,930

Finance Record Year 2016

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