June 27, 2015A strong church in the city.
The sea and the city. These apparent opposites go quite well together - according to pastors from the EKD's partner churches convening in Hamburg. They found that both the sea and the city are dynamic forces in church life.
June 17, 2015Protestants and Muslims: Joint engagement for refugees.
At their annual meeting, representatives of the EKD and the Muslim Coordination Council have called for closer cooperation between Protestant and Muslim communities in working with refugees. And a jointly drafted guide to dialogue shows further opportunities for encounter.
June 10, 2015From Flensburg to Paris - a Pilgrimage for Climate Protection.
"Climate protection and global justice go," says EKD Council Chair Heinrich Bedford-Strohm. He is one of the sponsors of the Ecumenical Pilgrimage for Climate Justice. The pilgrims will take this message from northern Germany to the UN climate summit in Paris.
July 06, 2015General secretary Mwombeki changes to Lutheran World Movement.
June 22, 2015Lutheran World Federation warns against further terror.
June 18, 2015Refugee policy: churches want to mediate.
June 12, 2015EKD Council Chair Bedford-Strohm: the G7 has sent clear signals .
June 9, 2015Bedford-Strohm rejects TTIP .
June 6, 2015
Ecumenical planning for 2017 - exchange of letters between Cardinal Marx and EKD Council Chair Bedford-Strohm
June 29, 2015EKD Council Chair on environmental encyclical: it comes at the right time.
Bedford-Strohm welcomes climate protection offensive by Pope Francis
June 18, 2015"Churches are multipliers of the European idea".
Synod president Schwaetzer at Brussels meeting of European religious leaders
June 16, 2015Joint statement on 2015 G7 summit in Germany by Bishop Dr Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, chair of the Council of the Evangelical Church in Germany, and Cardinal Reinhard Marx, chair of the German Bishops' Conference.
June 4, 2015Roadmap connects 18 countries in Europe.
"Reformation on the road" forges a link between 67 cities
June 2, 2015