The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Paraguay
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana del Paraguay (IELP)

The Lutheran Church has been present in Paraguay since 1938. It is mainly composed of Lutheran immigrants. The Lutheran Church of Paraguay was officially recognized as a religious entity in the country in 1983. Its greatest challenge is to reach the native people of Paraguay.

Contact Information: Profile:
Iglesia Evangelica Luterana del Paraguay Parishes: 12 
San Roque González 1010 Congregations: 62
6290 Hohenau — Itapúa Baptized Members: 3,954
PARAGUAY Communicant Members: 2,648
  Active Pastors: 13
Phone: 005 95 763 200 77  
Fax: 595-21-504135  
Alt e-mail:  
Web Site:  
 President: Rev. Eugenio Wentzel  

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