November 12, 2014Church wants to use "new areas" in the internet.
The Protestant church has decided to rely more on digital media to proclaim the gospel. Furthermore the new EKD Council Chair has taken a position against assisted dying and for military protection of the people threatened by the IS in Northern Iraq.
November 11, 2014Heinrich Bedford-Strohm is new Chairman of the EKD Council.
Heinrich Bedford-Strohm is the new Chairman of the Council of the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD). The Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bavaria received 106 of 125 votes cast from the EKD Synod and Church Conference in the first round of voting today.
October 24, 2014"Trademarks of the Reformation" .
Our picture of the Reformation is inseparably bound up with Lucas Cranach: the portraits of the Reformers give faces to the radical changes that took place; the altarpieces celebrate the new faith. But the Cranachs were also excellent businessmen.
November 19, 2014Protestant provost condemns attack on Jerusalem synagogue.
November 19, 2014Protestant church criticises resistance and violence against refugees.
November 09, 2014Reformation anniversary: Networking in Wittenberg.
October 30, 2014EKD peace spokesperson: military strikes against IS do not create peace.
October 30, 2014"Culture of welcome" for refugees needed.
October 29, 2014
EKD Council Chair Heinrich Bedford-Strohm at New Year
December 31st, 2014EKD Council Chair Bedford-Strohm at Christmas in 2014.
December 23rd, 2014An ecumenism of short distances.
Council Chair Bedford-Strohm pays an inaugural visit to Cardinal Marx
November 16, 2014Strengthening involvement in digital society.
EKD Synod adopts declaration on its main theme
November 12, 2014Heinrich Bedford-Strohm is new Chairman of the EKD Council.
EKD Synod Elects Bishop of Bavarian Church to Succeed Nikolaus Schneider
11th November 2014