Who We Are

Established in 1949 as East Pakistan Christian Council (EPCC).  After the emergence of sovereign Bangladesh in 1971 the EPCC renamed as the National Council of Churches-Bangladesh (NCCB), and in Bangla the Jatiya Church Parishad, Bangladesh (JCPB). NCCB is a national Ecumenical fellowship of Churches working for greater Unity in Diversity to promote Faith, Witness, and Services towards a just, humanitarian and peaceful World. Today NCCB brings together 14 Protestant denominational Churches and 8 Christian Organizations/Associations with more than One hundred twenty thousand members all over the Country, including a close functional relationship with Roman Catholic and other fraternal bodies.