What is it called when you believe in God but don’t go to church?
Agnosticism is the doctrine or tenet of agnostics with regard to the existence of anything beyond and behind material phenomena or to knowledge of a First Cause or God, and is not a religion.
What are church rules called?
Canon law (from Greek kanon, a ‘straight measuring rod, ruler’) is a set of ordinances and regulations made by ecclesiastical authority (Church leadership), for the government of a Christian organization or church and its members.
Is the church membership declining?
In 2019, Christians represented 65% of the total population, while those who identified as “no religion” or “unaffiliated” rose to 26% of the total population. Nationwide Catholic membership increased between 20, but the number of churches declined by nearly 11%.
What is done church?
A church service (also called a service of worship, or simply a service) is a formalized period of Christian communal worship, often held in a church building. The church service is the gathering together of Christians to be taught the ‘Word of God’ (the Christian Bible) and encouraged in their faith.