Megachurch

Megachurch is a term used to describe a church with 2,000 or more weekly attendants. ^[1]^ "[T]he total number has increased from 350 in 1990 to over 600 in 2000 and there are now over 1200 megachurches in the US" as of 2008. ^[2]^

References

  1. ? Amy C. Sims, Religion Gets Supersized at Megachurches, accessed 7-23-08. Cf. Megachurch definition, Hartford Institute for Religious Research, accessed 7-23-08.
  2. ? Megachurch definition, Hartford Institute for Religious Research, accessed 7-23-08.