Catholicism is the largest branch of Christianity with 1.345 billion, and the Catholic Church is the largest among churches. Figures below are in accordance with the Annuario Pontificio, at 2019. The total figure does not include independent Catholic denominations, numbering some 18 million adherents.
What is the name of the most populated church in the world?
Thus, according to data published by zenith.org, the Catholic Church (or the Roman Catholic Church) is the most populated public religious service in the world with about 1.3 billion of followers worldwide (due to the “Church’s Book of Statistics 2016”).
Which church has the largest congregation in the world?
With about 480,000 members, it is the largest Pentecostal Christian congregation in South Korea, and the world.
Yoido Full Gospel Church.
|Yoido Full Gospel Church 여의도 순복음 교회|
|Denomination||Assemblies of God|
|Weekly attendance||200,000 (Seoul only)|
What is the largest megachurch in the world?
The largest megachurch in the world by attendance is South Korea’s Yoido Full Gospel Church, an Assemblies of God church, with more than 830,000 members as of 2007. The largest church auditorium, Glory Dome, was inaugurated in 2018 with 100,000 seats, in Abuja, Nigeria.
Where’s the oldest church in the world?
According to the Catholic Encyclopedia the Cenacle (the site of the Last Supper) in Jerusalem was the “first Christian church.” The Dura-Europos church in Syria is the oldest surviving church building in the world, while the archaeological remains of both the Aqaba Church and the Megiddo church have been considered to …
What will be the largest religion in 2050?
And according to a 2012 Pew Research Center survey, within the next four decades, Christians will remain the world’s largest religion; if current trends continue, by 2050 the number of Christians will reach 2.9 billion (or 31.4%).
Which is most powerful religion?
Largest religious groups
|Islam||1.9||Arabia (Middle East), 7th century|