A Tentative Listing of
the Largest-Known Hispanic Congregations in the USA, 2003


Templo Calvario
(Assemblies of God)
Santa Ana, CA: 6,000 members
Daniel de Leon, pastor

Iglesia de Restauracion Elim
(International Elim Mission, El Salvador)
Los Angeles, CA: 4,200 members
René Molina, pastor

La Iglesia en el Camino
(International Church of the Foursquare Gospel)
Van Nuys, CA: 3,000 members
Fernando & Rosa Maria Castillo, pastors

Ministerio Internacional El Rey Jesus
(independent Pentecostal:  New Apostolic Reformation Tradition)
Miami, FL:  3,000 members
Guillermo Maldonado, pastor

Hispanic Lakewood Church
(nondenominational, Charismatic-Pentecostal Tradition)
Houston, TX; 3,000 members
Marcos Witt, pastor

Iglesia el Calvario
(Assemblies of God)
Orlando, Florida: 2,300 members
Saturnino Gonzalez, pastor

La Catedral del Pueblo
(independent Pentecostal)
Miami, FL: 2,000 members
Yolanda Eden, pastor

Adonai Christian Center
(independent Pentecostal)
Corona, Queens, NY: 1,900 members
Frank Almonte, pastor

Jesucristo el Todopoderoso
(independent Pentecostal)
Hialeah, FL: 1,500 members
Oscar Aguero, pastor

Heavenly Vision Christian Center
(independent Pentecostal)
Bronx, NY: 1,200 members
Sal and Kenia Sabino, pastors

Iglesia Evangelica Latina Templo Betel
(Assemblies of God)
Los Angeles, CA: 1,000 members
Moises Sandoval, pastor

Iglesia de Dios Hispana de Nashville
(Church of God-Cleveland, TN)
Nashville, TN: 1,000 members
Jose and Vilma Rodriguez, pastors


Any additional information about +1,000 member Hispanic congregations that our users may be able to provide will be most welcome.
Please send your suggestions and comments to:  prolades@racsa.co.cr


Sources:

The March 2003 issue of Charisma Magazine, "The Latinos Are Coming" by Peter K. Johnson: http://www.charismamag.com/articles/?id=7228

Research and updates by Dr. Clifton L. Holland, Director of PROLADES:   September 2008


UPDATED INFORMATION ABOUT HISPANIC MEGACHURCHES FROM OTHER SOURCES

Joshua Ogaldez, "America's Five Largest Hispanic Churches" (March 6, 2010), available at: http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/2734761/americas_5_largest_hispanic_churches.html?cat=34