India

Church Name

Andhra Suvisesha Lutheran Sangham
Andhra Evangelical Lutheran Church
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche Andhra
Église évangélique luthérienne d'Andhra
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana de Andhra

Leadership

church leader
Bishop Dr.
K. Fredrick Paradesi BABU, president

Affiliations

National Council of Churches in India
United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India
World Council of Churches 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in India

Contact

P.O. Box 205, Brodiepet, Becker Compound
522 002 GUNTUR
Andhra Pradesh
India

aelcbishop@gmail.com
+91/967-672 57 47
+91/863-225 13 84

Timezone

GMT +5.5
1947
Joined the LWF
3,000,000
Number of Members

Church Name

Arcot Lutheran Church
Lutherische Kirche Arcot
Église luthérienne d'Arcot
Iglesia Luterana de Arcot

Leadership

church leader
Bishop
V. Samuel KENNADY

Affiliations

Christian Conference of Asia
National Council of Churches in India
United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India

National Committeе

LWF National Committee in India

Contact

No.9, ALC Campus
607 001 CUDDALORE
Tamilnadu
India

bishopalc@gmail.com
+91/4142-23 06 68
+91/4142-22 06 68

Timezone

GMT +5.5
1961
Joined the LWF
40,000
Number of Members

Church Name

Christ Lutheran Church
Lutherische Kirche Christi
Église luthérienne du Christ
Iglesia Luterana de Cristo

Leadership

church leader
Rev. Dr
Stanley JOSE, president

National Committee

United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India

Contact

4/324-325, Kurinji Poo 3rd Cross Street, Puthu Nagar, Mannivakkam Post
6000048 CHENNAI
India

bishopclc2014@gmail.com
+91-99402 39218, (mobile) +91-44-22267524

Timezone

GMT +5.5
2018
Joined the LWF
6,260
Number of Members

Church Name

Madhya Prantiya Susamachar Pracharikiya Lutheran Kalisiya
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Madhya Pradesh
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in Madhya Pradesh
Église évangélique luthérienne du Madhya Pradesh
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Madhya Pradesh

Leadership

church leader
Bishop
S. K. SUKKA

Affiliations

Christian Conference of Asia
United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in India

Contact

P.O. Box 30, Luther Bhavan
480 001 CHHINDWARA
Madhya Pradesh
India

elcinmp@gmail.com
+91/7162-24 26 92
+91/7162-24 22 20

Timezone

GMT +5.5
1950
Joined the LWF
25,000
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Himalayan States
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in den Himalaya-Staaten
Église évangélique luthérienne des Etats de l'Himalaya
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en los Estados del Himalaya

Leadership

church leader
Rt Rev. Dr
Hausuankab MANLUN, president

National Committee

LWF National Committee in India

Contact

Manipur Evangelical Lutheran Church, Post Box 10, Manipur, Zomi Colony
IN-795 128 CHURACHANDPUR
Manipur
India

elcithsbishop@gmail.com
+91/3714-27 00 16

Timezone

GMT +5.5
2005
Joined the LWF
40,064
Number of Members

Church Name

Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche Guter Hirte
Église évangélique luthérienne du Bon Pasteur
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana del Buen Pastor

Leadership

church leader
President Rev.
Soyam PAULRAJ

Affiliations

World Council of Churches (through UELCI)
Christian Council of Asia 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in India

Contact

Vinayakapuram(post)
IN-507301 ASWARAOPET (Mandal)
Khammam District/Telangana state
India

lutheranchurch2016@gmail.com
+91/8740-25 40 31

Timezone

GMT +5.5
2010
Joined the LWF
14,978
Number of Members

Church Name

Gossner Evangelical Lutheran Church in Chotanagpur and Assam
Evangelisch-Lutherische Gossner-Kirche in Chotanagpur und Assam
Église évangélique luthérienne Gossner de Chotanagpur et Assam
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana Gossner en Chotanagpur y Assam

Leadership

church leader
Bishop
Johan DANG, moderator

Affiliations

National Council of Churches in India
United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India
World Council of Churches 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in India

Contact

Central Council Office, Main Road
834001 RANCHI
Jharkhand
India

churchgel@gmail.com
+91/651-235 15 13
+91/651-233 08 47

Timezone

GMT +5.5
1947
Joined the LWF
616,827
Number of Members

Church Name

India Evangelical Lutheran Church
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche Indiens
Église évangélique luthérienne de l'Inde
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana de India

Leadership

church leader

Affiliations

United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in India

Contact

Central Office, 321, Lutheran Mission Compound
629 001 NAGERCOIL
Tamilnadu
India

Timezone

GMT +5.5
1970
Joined the LWF
130,000
Number of Members

Church Name

Jeypore Evangelical Lutheran Mondoli
Jeypore Evangelical Lutheran Church
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche Jeypur
Église évangélique luthérienne de Jaypur
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana de Jeypore

Leadership

church leader
Bishop
Bidhan Kumar NAYAK

Affiliations

National Council of Churches in India
United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India
World Council of Churches 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in India

Contact

Pohl & Bothmann Bhavan, Bishop’s Office
IN-764 001 JEYPORE
Koraput District, Odisha State
India

bishopjelc@gmail.com
+91/6854-23 14 40
+91/6854-23 09 59

Timezone

GMT +5.5
1950
Joined the LWF
150,000
Number of Members

Church Name

Northern Evangelical Lutheran Church
Nördliche Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche
Église évangélique luthérienne du nord
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana del Norte

Leadership

church leader
Bishop
Bishop Bajel MURMU, moderator

Affiliations

National Council of Churches in India
United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India
World Council of Churches  

National Committee

National Committee in India

Contact

P.O. & District Dumka, Church Office, Bandorjuri Mission
IN-814 101 DUMKA
Bihar, Jharkhand
India

bajelmurmu@gmail.com
+91/6434-22 41 81

Timezone

GMT +5.5
1950
Joined the LWF
105,818
Number of Members

Church Name

Dakshana Andhra Lutheran Sangham
South Andhra Lutheran Church
Lutherische Kirche Süd-Andhra
Église luthérienne du sud d'Andhra
Iglesia Luterana de Andhra del Sur

Leadership

church leader
Bishop
E. Vijaya BHASKAR, President

Affiliations

United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India 

 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in India

Contact

9-92, West Mission Compound
IN-517 502 TIRUPATI, Chittoor District
Andhra Pradesh
India

rev.e.vijayabhaskar@gmail.com
+91/800-808 87 47

Timezone

GMT +5.5
1952
Joined the LWF
90,000
Number of Members

Church Name

Tamil Suvesesha Lutheran Thiruchabai
The Tamil Evangelical Lutheran Church
Tamilische Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche
Église évangélique luthérienne tamoule
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana Tamil

Leadership

church leader
Bishop
Daniel JAYARAJ

Affiliations

United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India

National Committee

LWF National Committee in India 

Contact

P.O. Box 86, Tranquebar House
620 001 TIRUCHIRAPPALLI
Tamilnadu
India

telc_bishop@yahoo.com
+91/431-241 48 43
+91/431-241 48 43

Timezone

GMT +5.5
1947
Joined the LWF
168,010
Number of Members