I mean, it's possible that tithing might go down.
They too follow a rule that requires a daily practice of prayer and Bible study, the tithing of their money in support of common peace and justice concerns, and regular meetings with fellow members.
receipts from tithing range from $2.5 billion to $4.3 billion each year
In 1876 the church adopted tithing , which required members to contribute a tenth of their income, as its primary means of economic support.
Mormon teaching is strongly adventist; the movement has no professional clergy, self-help is emphasized, and tithing and missionary work are required of its members.
In addition, many black families embrace the practice of tithing - contributing 10% of their incomes to the church.
I do think tithing is important - giving a part of what you have back to the God that gave it to you in the first place, as acknowledgement of His blessings.
Mussar clearly distinguishes this type of generosity from another kind, called tzedakah, which means obligated giving, such as tithing .
I mean I am good at being a Catholic: by turns devout and dubious, by turns proud and ashamed of our church history and practice, by turns stingy and generous in my tithing .
The new law will protect tithing and charitable giving under the federal bankruptcy code.