Synod 2010: By the Numbers

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Oldest delegate: 78

Youngest delegate: 25

Avg. age of minister delegates: 52

Avg. age of elder delegates: 60

First-time delegates: 59% (last year 49%)

Ethnic minority delegates: 7% (last year 13%)

Female delegates: 9% (same as last year)

Delegate to most synods: George Vander Weit, 14th

About the Author

Roxanne Van Farowe is a freelance writer living in North Carolina. She has reported on synod, the annual decision-making gathering of the CRC, for many years.