Ecumenical encounter in Rome
EKD Council Chair Nikolaus Schneider invites Pope Francis to Germany for Reformation anniversary in 2017
08 April 2013
Easter message 2013: "Be merciful as Christ has risen"
Nikolaus Schneider, chair of the Council of the Evangelical Church in Germany
31 March 2013
"Keeping the God question alive"
Nikolaus Schneider full-time as EKD Council Chair as of March 2013
March 04, 2013
Luther for 30 pence
Stamp collection shows history of Protestantism
February 26, 2013
Fukushima at the center of German-Japanese Churches' Consultation
February 18, 2013
Luther's Last Journey
House where Martin Luther is said to have died - reopened with extended exhibition.
February 1, 2013
Diversity as Strength and Gift
Nikolaus Schneider backs initiative of committed Europeans
January 8, 2013
450 years of Heidelberg Catechism
It shaped many generations around the globe
January 03, 2013
Luther and Christmas
Thanks to Luther, German presents come on Christmas Eve
December 06, 2012
Luther anniversary planning at Ecumenical Centre
Evangelical Church in Germany launched a day of planning with ecumenical organizations in Geneva
November 30, 2012
Protestant Church plans Reformation anniversary
EKD Synod on commemorating the Reformation in 2017
November 09, 2012
"Europe is more than monetary union"
Peer Steinbrück talks to members of synod at a side event
November 07, 2012
Reformation anniversary with "missionary component"
Federal Chancellor praises Protestants for their service to the community and encourages them on the way towards the Reformation anniversary in 2017
November 07, 2012
"You have to risk something"
Nikolaus Schneider in conversation with Martina Gedeck
October 26, 2012
A new publication on the topic of Israel
October 10, 2012
The Lord is my shepherd
Ecumenical service on the field of the goatherd José-Maria Romero
October 01, 2012
An excellent partnership
Niebel travels with representatives of both major churches for the first time
August 21, 2012
Ministries Abroad Conference in Wittenberg: persevering, bright and cheerful
Opening of encounter in Luther's town with visitors from all over the world
July 4, 2012
Organizing the Reformation Quincentenary Internationally
German-Swedish meeting in Uppsala and Stockholm
June 4, 2012
In the Beginning Was the Word - Really?
Christian communication experts prepare for the 2013 WCC Assembly in South Korea
May 25, 2012
Preserving Memories for the Sake of Peace, Justice and Reconciliation
In Coventry, Dresden and over 150 other places, the Cross of Nails calls for reconciliation.
May 8, 2012
Bringing the Reformation Home "To all People"
EKD Council Chair, President Nikolaus Schneider, inducts Margot Käßmann as Special Envoy of the Evangelical Church in Germany for the Reformation Anniversary Celebration 2017
April 27, 2012
Toccata and Fugue in a Megacity
Cairo's German Evangelical congregation celebrates its 100th birthday
April 20, 2012
"366+1, Kirche klingt 2012" at the Easter vigil service in Fritzlar's Fraumünsterkirche
April 10, 2012
Ecumenical Integration Going Back 35 Years
The Lutheran Church of Finland and the EKD have supported ministries abroad together since 1977
March 27, 2012
Church for Vacationers and Travelers
The Protestant church is present at the tourist trade show.
March 9, 2012
Interview: Germany's moral voice
Nikolaus Schneider says that helping Greece makes sense
February 27, 2012
Praying, reflecting and acting for a just economy of water
Seven Weeks for Water
February 17, 2012
"My life is quite paradoxical"
Jewish Holocaust survivor Arkadi Chassin has mixed feelings living in Germany today.
January 26, 2012
Pensioners' Paradise: Letter from Bangkok
Solitude in a would-be paradise. Many pensioners in Thailand see their dreams collapse.
January 2, 2012
Speaking German in North America
Evangelical Lutheran Congregations in the United States and Canada
December 8, 2011
Listen - Move - Spread the Word
EKD Synod Adopts Statement on the Theme of Mission
November 9, 2011
Greetings from Korea at the EKD Synod
November 16, 2011
Umbrella Brand Campaign for Luther Jubilee Presented
"In the beginning was the Word."
October 27, 2011
Pastoral ministry to German and Thai speaking Christians
EKD and Church of Christ in Thailand affirm partnership
September 22, 2011
Learn the lingo says Bishop of Bradford
20th anniversary of Meissen Agreement
September 21, 2011
A Champion of Ecumenism
Former WCC general secretary Philip Potter turns 90
August 17, 2011
Contest to Read the Bible Aloud
July 14, 2011
"Discovering freedom of religion"
EKD reception marking St John's Day in Berlin
July 1, 2011
Signs of reconciliation on two wheels
Russian and German bikers on a peaceful mission through Germany
June 30, 2011
Peace convocation opens with strong calls from global voices
The International Ecumenical Peace Convocation (IEPC) is a "harvest festival" celebrating the achievements of the Decade to Overcome Violence
May 19, 2011
Many voices is an asset
Ecumenism is a "secure space for cooperation in diversity."
April 8, 2011
10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches
2013 Assembly theme: "God of life, lead us to justice and peace"
February 26, 2011
Afghanistan: "Hope on Thin Ice"
EKD delegation takes stock
February 06, 2011
EKD - Church of England Theological Conference
"Ecclesiology in Mission Perspective"
January 20, 2011
"Baptism is a Gift from God"
In 2011 the Protestant church celebrates the "Year of Baptism."
January 07, 2011
"Christ is God's light for us in the midst of all forsakenness"
Christmas vigil homily EKD Council chair Schneider sees Jesus' coming as hope for the world.
December 24, 2010
New Year's Messages from Protestant Churches
2011 Must Be a Year of Greater Social Justice
January 03, 2011
EKD Bishop for Foreign Affairs remembers political prisoners
Schindehütte on Human Rights Day: "Violation of freedom of expression is incomprehensible and unacceptable!"
December 09, 2010
A Jerusalem Quartet
Volunteers from Germany discover daily life in Israel
December 08, 2010
Steps of reconciliation needed in Korea
December 01, 2010
Photo petition gives a face to call for climate justice
November 23, 2010
EKD Prepares for the Future
November 10, 2010
Germany's Protestants elect steel worker's son as new leader
November 9, 2010
Palestinian Bishop Elected President of the Lutheran World Federation
Bishop Munib A. Younan is a Passionate Campaigner for Peace and Inter-Faith Dialogue in the Middle East
July 26, 2010
"Give Us Today Our Daily Bread"
LWF Eleventh Assembly to Focus on Alleviating Hunger in all Forms
July 20, 2010
Church of Pakistan moderator visits Germany
July 1, 2010
New global Protestant group
First president of the World Communion of Reformed Churches elected
June 25, 2010
Palatine Emigrant Is Composer of US Presidential Hymn - or Is He?
January 9, 2009
German worship in Florida
February 12, 2009
Good News Wearing a Red Nose
German church clowns meet to discuss humor and faith
October 28, 2010
"Indonesia needs a Coalition for Tolerance"
Indonesian church leaders visit EKD
October 26, 2010
European Parliament concerned at state of Jordan River
The river holds special importance for Christians due to the Bible
September 23, 2010
Two hands and a heart beckon to Dresden
Kirchentag President Katrin Göring-Eckardt and Bishop Jochen Bohl unveil the new Kirchentag poster
August 24, 2010
"Trust the new paths"
Adult baptism in the German-speaking congregation in Damascus
June 22, 2010
Countdown to when history repeat itself
The 2010 Conference marks the 100th anniversary of the World Missionary Conference held in Edinburgh
June 02, 2010
"He is satisfied with me"
Nikolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf, founder of the Moravian Church, died 250 years ago.
May 14, 2010
Margot Käßmann Steps Down
Statement by the Chairperson of the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD)
24 February, 2010
24 February, 2010
Pentecostal challenge addressed in Indonesia
January 27, 2010
Desmond Tutu in "Hopenhagen"
Bells peal out warning on climate change
December 14, 2009
The time of joyful anticipation can begin
Advent is in December
November 24, 2009
Day of Prayer and Repentance - Restoring Moderation
Bishops underscore relevance for society and call for change of focus
November 18, 2009
Canadian Lutherans and EKD renew partnership
National Bishop Susan C. Johnson signs partnership agreement with EKD
November 4, 2009
With Faith in God and Awe
Margot Kässmann succeeds Huber at the head of the EKD
October 29, 2009
Suspense in Ulm
Salami tactics, Synod-style: new Council elected today
October 27, 2009
Intercession on behalf of Korea
Oktober 12, 2009
"Father forgive" - Peace Liturgy from Coventry
Live radio transmission on NDR Info, WDR 5 and rbb
October 09, 2009
The Bible's best enemy
The Protestant theologian Rudolf Bultmann was born 125 years ago
August 19, 2009
European churches against the arms trade
Taking steps against lethal violence
July 18, 2009
The French Luther
Church reformer John Calvin born 500 years ago
July 8, 2009
Proclaiming the Gospel via Social Media
Social networking services offer new possibilities for parish work
June 11, 2009
"We reject the false doctrine"
The Confessing Church organized the resistance 75 years ago
May 27, 2009
United Church of Christ is active at the Kirchentag in Bremen
May 25, 2009
A Record Attempt: Twittering the Bible
A condensed version of the Bible expected by Pentecost
May 18, 2009
Anselm of Canterbury Died 900 Years Ago
An outstanding theologian, courageous reformer, modest Christian
April 21, 2009
American church leader calls for critical partnership with Barack Obama
UCC-President John Thomas visits German partner churches on farewell tour
March 16, 2009
Wolfgang Huber's Straight Talk
EKD Delegation Visits Turkey
March 16, 2009
Of Fences and Bridges
Augusta Victoria Complex Perpetuates Protestant Presence in Jerusalem
March 2, 2009
A Voice from Jerusalem
January 9, 2009
December 24, 2008
Church Father of the 20th Century
Church Father of the 20th Century: Fortieth Anniversary of the Death of Karl Barth
December 9, 2008
Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called children of God
Remembering the victims of wars for the sake of peace.
November 14, 2008
Human Dignity Holds Center Stage
Five Decades of "Brot für die Welt" - From Fundraiser to Professional Relief Agency
November 26, 2008
Parakeets in Richmond Park and Christmas Puddings
Anne-Kathrin Kruse, 51 years old, is, with her husband, in pastoral charge of five congregations between London and Oxford.
November 25, 2008
Remembrance as farewell
Dying is part of life
November 21, 2008
Renewal in the Church - Worldwide
Marketing, mission and keeping members - similar challenges everywhere in the world
November 1, 2008
Poet - preacher - scholar
Klaus-Peter Hertzsch Is First Luther Medal Laureate
October 31, 2008
Christians and Muslims hold high-level meeting in Berlin
Participants commit themselves to constructive debate
October 22, 2008
EKD Synod Convenes in Bremen
"Changing climate, changing waters, changing lives"
October 14, 2008
Defender of Peace and Truth
Fiftieth anniversary of the death of Bishop George Bell
October 1, 2008
Mark Hanson visited EKD in Hanover
ELCA Presiding Bishop visited EKD in Hanover
September 25, 2008