Nigeria is a religious country that has Muslims and Christians constituting a major part of the population.
In the last few years, there has been an increase in the establishment of churches across the nation and known churches have also moved on to building auditoriums which befits its mega-church status.
Here is a list of 5 biggest church auditoriums in the world which are all located in Nigeria;
1. Salvation Ministries
The first biggest church auditorium in the world with the highest number of sitting capacity is the salvation ministry auditorium(The hand of God), The auditorium was completed in the year 2020 with sitting capacity of 120,000. The church auditorium is located in port-harcourt Nigeria.
2. Dunamis International Gospel Centre
Dunamis International Gospel Centre has the second biggest church auditorium in the world. This auditorium was completed in the year 2018 and was named “Glory Sanctuary Dome”. The auditorium has sitting capacity of 100,000. The church auditorium is located in Abuja Nigeria. The Glory Sanctuary Dome auditorium upon completion, was regarded as the largest church auditorium in the world.
3. Living Faith Church Worldwide
Living Faith Church Worldwide is the third church in the list with biggest church auditorium, The church auditorium was completed in 1999 and was named “Faith Tabanacle”. The auditorium has sitting capacity of 50,000, and is located in Lagos nigeria. On January 24, 2008, it was recognized by Guinness book of world records as the worlds’ largest church auditorium.
4. Word of Life Bible Church
Word of Life Bible Church has one the biggest auditorium in the world, with sitting capacity of 35,000, the church auditorium was completed in the year 2014 and was named ” International gospel canetre” and is located in warri Nigeria.
5. Deeper Christian Life Ministry
Deeper Christian Life Ministry has the fifth biggest auditorium in the world, the church auditorium was completed in 2018 and was named ” Deeper life bible church Lagos”. The church auditorium has sitting capacity of 30,000 and is located in Lagos Nigeria.