Financial Information for Parishes and Missions

Congregational grades for 2019 for parishes and missions

Congregational grades for 2020 for parishes and missions.  The 2019 congregational grades can be found here. This refers to the congregation grade for churches which helps to determine clergy compensation and assessment values.  The congregational grade is updated every year. Those churches that are in bolded text have changed grades from the previous year.

Word file for the simple audit for small churches

Requirements for parishes and missions in transactions with the Board of Directors

The following guidelines, objectives and restrictions have been recommended by the INVESTMENT COMMITTEE to establish parameters for the investment management of the THE JAMES F. HODGES DIOCESAN INVESTMENT FUND.

Procedure for Documentation of Sale or Other Disposable of Moveable Assets by Missions of Diocesan Organizations.

Financial Audit Reports are due by June 15.

An annual financial audit is a canonical requirement of The Episcopal Church.

Title 1, Canon 7, Sec. 1(f)-(g):

The 2016 final audited 2106 James F. Hodges Diocesan Investment Fund Report.

The 2017 final audited 2107 James F. Hodges Diocesan Investment Fund (DIF) Report.

Business methods prescribed for every diocese, parish, mission, and institution subject to the authority of the Episcopal Church

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines that define Small
Employers and who to consider as an employee.

This is the 2019 Parochial Clergy compensation schedule passed at convention. This document outlines clergy compensation based on congregational grade.

The supply clergy compensation rates for 2019 are as follows:

Sunday/primary liturgy* One liturgy $251.44; additional consecutive liturgies $57.23 each.

Sunday/primary liturgy* without preaching: One liturgy $148.14; additional consecutive liturgies $57.23 each.

Weekday/evening liturgy: $97.65