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Iglesia Evangelica Peruana
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Evangelical Church of Peru
Apartado 2866
Luis Gonzaga 709 esquina Cajamarquila
Peru Lima 100
Peru (South America)
Telephone: +51 1 459 6170
Fax: +51 1 477 2161
Address-No.: 1450 / 2083

The first congr of this church was formed in 1894 in Negreiros, Lima. In 1919 the regional synod of Central Peru decided to name the church, nine communities at that time, the Evangelical Church of Peru. The church has always placed strong emphasis on national leadership. The church was formally constituted in 1946. Since the crisis in the early ’50s (see above) it has grown rapidly and is now represented in the whole country. About 80% of the congr are to be found in the Andine highlands. In the 1980s the church actively engaged in the human rights struggle.
 

Note: We did not manage to contact this church. Therefore, we cannot exclude that its address has changed or that the church does not exist any more.
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Statistic data of church

Members
total: 20000
Parishes
(conventionally): 1960
house fellowships
(Number of growing parishes): 0
Ordained clergy
total: 800
 
women´s ordination
Elders/Presbyters
total: 0
Deacons
total: 0
  no information about deacons
Missionaries
total: 0
 
no information about missionaries working abroad
Baptismal practise
believer´s baptism
Godparents
No information about godparents
Lord's Supper
Frequency per annum: 12
Newspapers/ Periodicals
no information about publication of magazines
Theological training facilities

 
Number: 0

Schools providing general education
no information about other schools
Founded in
1894
Organizational structures
Presbyteries, Synods, General Assembly
Official languages
  • Spanish
  • Quechua
Confessions
  • Apostles´ Creed
  • Westminster Confession (1646/47)

 

last update: 27.02.2004
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