Events

Fall 2018 Mass Attendance Count

The Diocese of El Paso will conduct the 2018 Fall Mass Attendance Count during all Masses including the Saturday Anticipatory Mass. The data collected will assist the Diocese in improving services to your local parishes.

October 20, 2018 — October 21st, 2018
All Day

Event Details

The Diocese will conduct the Mass attendance count this weekend during all Masses including the Saturday Anticipatory Mass.    

All parishes, mission churches, seminaries, and convents will be counting the total number of parishioners who are attending Mass, including Masses in English, Spanish, and Bilingual in English/Spanish and other languages. 

The data collected will assist the Diocese of El Paso to focus resources in areas that have the greatest need, recognize declines in attendance, work with pastors and lay leaders to address the decline, and provide materials for parishes. ta collected will assist the Diocese with providing better pastoral services to parishes; it will identify long-term trends in church attendance. The results of the Mass Attendance Count will be published in The Rio Grande Catholic newspaper in December.

For more information on the Mass Attendance Count and creating a Stewardship Way of Life, please contact Stewardship Coordinator Karina Sandoval at 915-872-8412 or ksandoval@elpasodiocese.org.