United Reformed Church

United Reformed Church

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Classification

Protestant,

Reformed

Orientation

Calvinist

Polity

Presbyterian,

Congregationalist

Associations

World Council of Churches,

World Alliance of Reformed Churches,

Council for World Mission,

Conference of European Churches,

Community of Protestant Churches in Europe,

Churches Together in Britain and Ireland,

Churches Together in England,

Action of Churches Together in Scotland,

Cytûn,

Christian Aid,

World Development Movement

Geographical area

Great Britain

Origin

1972

Merge of

The URC is the result of a union between the Presbyterian Church of England and the Congregational Church in England and Wales in 1972 and subsequent unions with the Re-formed Association of Churches of Christ in 1981 and the Congregational Union of Scotland in 2000.

Congregations

1600

Members

75,000

The United Reformed Church (URC) is a Christian denomination (church) in Great Britain. The URC is the result of a union between the Presbyterian Church of England and the Congregational Church in England and Wales in 1972[1] and subsequent unions with the Re-formed Association of Churches of Christ in 1981[2] and the Congregational Union of Scotland in 2000[3]. The United Reformed Church has approximately 75,000 members and 1600 congregations. The United Reformed Church publishes Reform magazine.

From: Wikipedia



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