Church of God in Christ

Church of God in Christ

Classification

Protestant

Orientation

Pentecostal

Polity

Episcopal

Geographical area

United States

Founder

Charles Harrison Mason

Origin

1907

Memphis,TN

Separations

Church of Christ (Holiness) U.S.A. (separated 1907), Assemblies of God (separated 1914), Church of God in Christ, International (separated 1969)

Members

5,499,875[1]

The Church of God in Christ (COGIC) is a Christian denomination. It is an historically African American Holiness-Pentecostal church. The church has congregations in nearly 60 countries around the world. With a membership of over 5 million in 2007 it is the largest African-American and largest Pentecostal church in the United States.[1]

From: Wikipedia



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