Scots need greater numbers ‘to pay the rent’
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 @ 00:16
Pat Ashworth reports from the
meeting of the General Synod of the Scottish Episcopal
MEMBERSHIP and attendance figures in the Scottish Episcopal
Church (SEC) have to be taken seriously, and addressed, the
Primus, the Most Revd David Chillingworth, warned the
General Synod meeting in Edinburgh last week.
There has been a fall in attendance of 15 per cent over five
years. Membership now stands at 34,916 across the seven dioceses
Communicant numbers are 24,650, and the total attendance figure, on
one Sunday, was ...
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