List of Lutheran dioceses and archdioceses

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This is a List of Lutheran dioceses and archdioceses.

Archbishops[edit]

Bishops[edit]

In Belorussia[edit]

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Central Asia

  • Bishop of Union of Evangelical-Lutheran Church Congregations in Belorussia

In Denmark[edit]

Church of Denmark

On the Faroe Islands[edit]

Church of the Faroe Islands

In Finland[edit]

Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland

In Georgia[edit]

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Central Asia

  • Bishop of Evangelical-Lutheran Church in Georgia

In Germany[edit]

Lutheran bishops, bishops of churches uniting also Lutheran and other Protestant congregations and bishops of other Protestant churches within the Evangelical Church in Germany

Evangelical Church of the Görlitz Ecclesiastical Region

  • between 1968 and 1992 the name of the Evangelical Church of Silesia(n Upper Lusatia), then no member of the EKD but the Federation of Protestant churches in the GDR

Evangelical Church in Greifswald

  • between 1968 and 1991 the name of the Pomeranian Evangelical Church, then no member of the EKD but the Federation of Protestant churches in the GDR

Independent Evangelical Lutheran Church; est. by merging several church bodies in 1972, a Lutheran church in Germany but no member of the EKD

Evangelical Lutheran State Church of Mecklenburg-Schwerin; 1850–1933, merged in the Evangelical Lutheran State Church of Mecklenburg

Mecklenburg-Strelitz State Church; 1850?–1933, a Lutheran church, merged in the Evangelical Lutheran State Church of Mecklenburg

Evangelical State Church in Nassau; 1817–1934/1947, a church of united confession, merged in the Evangelical Church in Hesse and Nassau

Evangelical Church of the old-Prussian Union; 1817–1953, a church united in administration, renamed as the Evangelical Church of the Union

In Iceland[edit]

National Church of Iceland

In India[edit]

Tamil Evangelical Lutheran Church (India)

In Kazakhstan[edit]

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Central Asia

  • Bishop of Evangelical-Lutheran Church in Kazakhstan

In Kyrgyzstan[edit]

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Central Asia

  • Bishop of Evangelical-Lutheran Church in the Kyrgyz Republic

In Latvia[edit]

Evangelical Lutheran Church of Latvia

In Lithuania[edit]

Evangelical Lutheran Church of Lithuania

In Norway[edit]

Church of Norway

In Poland[edit]

Evangelical Augsburg Church in Poland

In Russia[edit]

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Central Asia

  • Bishop of the Evangelical-Lutheran Church in European Russia
  • Bishop of Evangelical-Lutheran Church of the Urals, Siberia and the Far East

In Sweden[edit]

Church of Sweden

In Ukraine[edit]

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Central Asia

  • Bishop of German Evangelical-Lutheran Church in the Ukraine

In Uzbekistan[edit]

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Central Asia

  • Bishop of Evangelical-Lutheran Church in Uzbekistan

Others[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ These are the member churches of Anhalt (a church of united confession), of Bremen (a church united in administration, mostly comprising Reformed congregations), the Evangelical Reformed Church (a Reformed church comprising Reformed congregations mostly in Bavaria and Northwestern Germany; 1989– to date), of Hesse and Nassau (a church united in administration; 1947– to date), of Lippe (a Reformed church but also comprising few Lutheran congregations), of Northwestern Germany (a Reformed regional church; 1882–1989; merged in the Evangelical Reformed Church), of the Palatinate (a church of united confession; 1886– to date), of the Rhineland (a church united in administration; 1948– to date) and of Westphalia (a church united in administration; 1945– to date).

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