African Initiated Churches

African Initiated Churches

An African initiated church is a Christian church independently started in Africa by Africans. The oldest of these is the Tewahedo.

About African Initiated Churches

An African initiated church is a Christian church independently started in Africa by Africans and not by missionaries from another continent. The oldest of these is the Tewahedo (Ethiopian Orthodox Church) which dates from the 4th century, and was one of the first Christian states in the world