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National Council of Christian Churches of Brazil

(Conselho Nacional de Igrejas Cristãs do Brasil, CONIC)

Founded in 1982.

Mission statement: To serve Christian churches in Brazil, through the strength¬ening of ecumenism and dialogue, and living the fellowship in Christ, for the defence of the integrity of creation and the promotion of justice and peace, for the glory of God.

The CONIC is related to fourteen regional councils in Brazil.

Member Of:
Associate Member Of:
(Within the WCC membership)
Other Members:

Christian Reformed Church

Episcopal Anglican Church of Brazil

Evangelical Church of Lutheran Confession in Brazil

Methodist Church

Roman Catholic Church

Syrian Orthodox Church

United Presbyterian Church

Associate Members:
(Within the WCC membership)
Other Associate Members:

Fraternal members:

Action of Christians for the Abolition of Torture ACAT

Belarussian Orthodox Church

Centre of Biblical Studies CEBI

Ecumenical Centre of Service to Popular Evangelization CESEP

Ecumenical Coordination of Services CESE

Koinonia - Ecumenical Presence and Service

National Commission to Combat Racism CENACORA

World Day of Prayer (Brazil Chapter)