• PEOPLE NAME: SONGYE OF CONGO (KINSHASA)


PEID: 14730

ROP: 109410

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Luba

Language: Songe - (sop)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Congo (Kinshasa)

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Population: 2,540,000

Global Population: 2,540,000


PEID: 14730

ROP: 109410

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Songye of Congo (Kinshasa), numbering 2,540,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Central-Luba people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Congo (Kinshasa). Their primary language is Songe. The primary religion practiced by the Songye is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Churches founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.


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