Mass attendance, in the diocese of St. Cloud, actually increases in the summertime.
July of 2018, we had an average of
37,026 people attending Mass on the weekend; in October 2018, we had an average of 33,189 people. We have a total of
125,127 baptized Catholics, therefore, the percentage of
Mass attendees is 30% and 27% respectively. Ten years ago we saw this same trend.
The percentages in
July – 33%; October – 32%.