The Kerala Council of Churches is autonomous and inter confessional, comprising of Churches in Kerala and Christian Organizations. It is a constituent member of the National Council of Churches in India (NCCI). It is established on the principle that the Churches can fulfill their common task of witness and service best in a fellowship with one another for the extension of the Kingdom of God. The Council is the primary ecumenical expression in Kerala which embraces, promotes and co-ordinates the various forms of the church’s ministry to the society. As such, it brings together the Churches and other Christian organizations for mutual assistance and co-operative action in all matters related to Christian endeavor.