Church of the Faroe Islands

Church of the Faroe Islands

The old wooden church of Gøta.

Classification

Protestant

Orientation

Lutheranism

Polity

Episcopal

Geographical area

Faroe Islands

Origin

Ólavsøka 29 July 2007

Branched from

Church of Denmark

Members

48,797

Official Website

http://www.folkakirkjan.fo/

The Church of the Faroe Islands (Faroese Fólkakirkjan) was a diocese of the Lutheran Church of Denmark until it became independent on 29 July 2007, as the smallest of the world’s few remaining state churches.

From: Wikipedia



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