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Welcome at the website of the Council of Churches in the Netherlands. The Council of Churches is a fellowship of thirteen member-churches and three associate members. The churches represent together more than 6,5 million believers.

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Latest news
The churches in the Netherlands are preparing the celebrations for the 70th anniversary of the World Council of Churches, which will be held on the 23th of August 2018 in Amsterdam. It starts with a pilgrimage of Justice and Peace through the capital of the Netherlands; from 16.00 hours onwards there is an official meeting in the 'Nieuwe Kerk' near the Dam in the Center of Amsterdam. Please feel free to visit the meeting. By sending an email to you can get a free ticket. 

Other news
In the weekend of 9-10 September more than twenty churches organisated a missionary campaign together called 'Kerkproeverij' (Tasting of the Church). The idea is taken over from Michael Harvey. It implies that members of a congregation invite other people to join them to a churchservice. More than 500 local churches participated in the intiative. If you want to see some pictures of this campaign, click here

Click here for a statement about the national elections in the Netherlands, which were held on the 15th of March 2017. 


Raad van Kerken in Nederland
Koningin Wilhelminalaan 5

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