In Ghana, Christianity thrives as the largest religion in the country with approximately 71.2% of Ghana’s population being member of various Christian denominations as of 2010 census. The religious composition of Ghana in the first postindependence population census of 1960 was 25 percent Muslim, 23 percent traditionalist, 41 percent Christian, and the rest (about 9 percent) other.
Just like in other Nations in Africa, Ghana has a good number largest churches in the world.
Below are List Of Biggest Churches In Ghana
Perez dome is one Of the biggest church in Ghana at the moment. The Perez Dome is the main auditorium of the Perez Chapel International. In fact, the magnificent roof of the Perez Dome is so unique that church authorities had to bring in experts from the US to fix the 60-metre span of roof! With a seating capacity of 14,000, the Perez Dome may be the largest auditorium in the country. The church has over 400 branches in Ghana.
Light House Chapel is the second biggest church in Ghana after Perez Dome. The church is located at North Kaneshie in Accra, the Light House Chapel, headed by Dag-Heward Mills has over 2000 branches all worldwide and also considered the largest Charismatic church in Ghana. The attendance of “Qodesh”, the headquarters of LCI as at 2011 was 25,000.
International Central Gospel Church is the third largest church in Ghana. Headquartered at Abbosey-Okai in Accra, ICGC remains one of the fastest growing Charismatic churches in Ghana with a church attendance running close to 50,000! Headed by Pastor Mensa Otabil, ICGC is revered as a model church in social intervention modules and policies.
Action Chapel International is the fourth biggest church in Ghana. The name Action Chapel is never left unmentioned when it comes to rating the largest churches in Ghana. Known as the Prayer Cathedral, the Action Chapel International is counted as one of the largest Charismatic churches in Ghana with an 8,000-seater auditorium at Spintex in Accra.
Royal House International Chapel is the fifth largest church in Ghana. Headed by Rev. Sam Korankye Ankrah, the Royal House Chapel is home to thousands of Christians in Ghana with numerous local assemblies and international missions across the world.