Brazil

Evangelical Lutheran Church of Brazil
Igreja Evangelica Luterana do Brasil (IELB)

History:
The first LCMS missionary came to Brazil in 1900 at the request of German immigrants living in Brazil. Our Seminario Concordia was established in 1903 and one year later, in 1904, the Igreja Evangelica Luterana do Brasil (IELB) became a district of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. The motto of the church for its centennial is “Christ for All.”

Contact Information: Profile:
Igreja Evangelica Luterana do Brasil Parishes: 483
Av. Cel. Lucas de Oliveira, 894 Congregations: 1,396
Bairro Mont’Serrat Mission Stations: 604
900001-010 – Porto Alegre, RS Baptized Members: 224,690 
BRASIL Communicant Members: 173,243
  Active Pastors: 798
Phone: 55-51-3332-2111  
FAX: 55-51-3332-8145  
E-mail: presidente@ielb.org.br  
Website: http://www.ielb.org.br/  
 
   
President: Rev. Egon Kopereck

Colleges and Seminaries — view

  • Seminario Concordia
  • Universidade Luterana do Brasil (ULBRA)

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