Presbyterian Church (USA) keeps shrinking

Thursday, July 8, 2010
By Frank Lockwood

The mainline Presbyterian Church had 4.16 million followers in the mid-1960s. Today, it has half that amount — 2.08 million adherents.

Peter Smith of the Louisville Courier-Journal chronicles the collapse of one of the nation’s largest Protestant denominations.

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  1. José

    I suppose that “collapse” is an appropriate word if membership size is the only important criterion, but The Good Lord surely has a different scale for measuring success (and faithfulness).


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