English Reformed Church

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English Reformed Church, Amsterdam
... The English Reformed Church is one of the oldest buildings in Amsterdam, situated in the centre of the city ... It is home to an English-speaking congregation which is affiliated to the Church of Scotland and to the Protestant Church in the Netherlands (formerly Dutch ... It comes under the Church of Scotland's Presbytery of Europe, and is also known as the Scots Kirk in Amsterdam ...

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