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National Christian Council in Japan

Founded in 1948.

Basis: The National Christian Council in Japan is made up of Christian churches and organizations which confess Jesus Christ as God and Saviour as revealed in the Bible.

The NCCJ is organized in four regional Christian councils: Okinawa, Kyoto, Nagoya, and Sendai Christian Council.

Member Of:
Associate Member Of:
(Within the WCC membership)
Other Members:

Anglican Church of Japan (Nippon Sei Ko Kai)

Japan Baptist Convention

Japan Evangelical Lutheran Church

Korean Christian Church in Japan

United Church of Christ in Japan


Association of Christian Kindergartens

AVACO – Christian Mass Communications Center

Japan Bible Society

Japan Christian Cultural Association

Japan Christian Medical Association

KYOFUKAI – Japan Christian Women’s Organization

National Council of YMCAs of Japan

National YWCA of Japan

Associate Members:
(Within the WCC membership)
Other Associate Members:

German-Speaking Evangelical Church

International Christian University Church

Japan Free Methodist Church

Kobe Union Church

Tokyo Union Church

Tokyo Seisho Shukai of Mukyokai Group

West Tokyo Union Church

Yearly Meeting of Religious Society of Friends Yokohama Shukai of Mukyokai Group Yokohama Union Church

Asian Health Institute

Christian Political League

Fellowship of Reconciliation

German Midnight Mission (MBK Mission)

International Christian Body

Japan Christian Academy

Japan Christian Council for Evangelism with the Blind

Swiss East Asia Mission

Tomisaka Christian Center