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South Australia - Organisation

The Lutheran Church of Australia (1838 - )

Care Provider, Church, Lutheran and Protestant
Alternative Names
  • Evangelical Lutheran Church of Australia (Also known as)

The Lutheran Church of Australia was first established by German Lutherans in South Australia in 1838. Lutheran missionaries were active in South Australia, central Australia and Queensland, and synods were established in other colonies. In 1966 separate synods combined to form the Lutheran Church of Australia.

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Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005,; 'Our history at a glance', in Lutheran Church of Australia,

Prepared by: Karen George and Gary George