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Irish Council of Churches

Founded in 1922.

Basis: The Irish Council of Churches is constituted by Christian communions in Ireland willing to join in united efforts to promote the spiritual, physical, moral and social welfare of the people and the extension of the rule of Christ among all nations and over every region of human life.

Most of the member churches of the Irish Council of Churches are all-island organizations that serve in both political jurisdictions of the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. The ICC has its office in Belfast, Northern Ireland

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

Antiochian Orthodox Church

Church of Ireland

Coptic Orthodox Church of Ireland

Greek Orthodox Church in Britain and Ireland

LifeLink Network of Churches

Lutheran Church in Ireland

Methodist Church in Ireland

Moravian Church Irish District

Non-Subscribing Presbyterian Church in Ireland

Presbyterian Church in Ireland

Religious Society of Friends

Rock of Ages Cherubim and Seraphim Church in Ireland

Romanian Orthodox Church in Ireland

Russian Orthodox Church in Ireland

Salvation Army (Irish Division)

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

The Irish Council of Churches is affiliated with the Commission on World MisÂsion and Evangelism of the World Council of Churches.