United Protestant Church of France
|United Protestant Church of France
Église protestante unie de France (French)
|Orientation||Reformed and Lutheran|
|Region||France (except Alsace and Moselle)|
|Merger of||Reformed Church of France
Evangelical Lutheran Church of France
The United Protestant Church of France is the main and largest Protestant church in France, created in 2013 through the unification of the Reformed Church of France and the Evangelical Lutheran Church of France.
It has 400,000 members and its orientation is both Calvinist and Lutheran, mainly in that it incorporates both kinds of parishes throughout the country. Ordination of women and blessings of same-sex marriages are allowed.
- Protestant Reformed Church of Alsace and Lorraine
- Protestant Church of Augsburg Confession of Alsace and Lorraine
- National Union of Independent Reformed Evangelical Churches of France
- "United Protestant Church of France". www.oikoumene.org. World Council of Churches. Retrieved November 30, 2015.
- "United Protestant Church of France". World Council of Churches.
- Reuters: French Protestant church allows gay marriage blessing, 2015
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