Going on a pilgrimage to Paris together for the world climate summit: Bishop Petra Bosse-Huber, vice-president of the EKD Church Office and director of the Department for Ecumenical Relations and Ministries Abroad talks about caring for creation and the role of the church.
World network for the Reformation anniversary.
Schools from many continents and countries have already joined the world network for the Reformation anniversary. The 500th school is the Presbyterian School of Science and Technology in Bafut (Cameroon). And there are more to come ...
Joint Statement by the Archbishop of the Church of Sweden and the Chair of the Council of the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) on the current refugee crisis.
We must not and cannot close our eyes to people in distress. They need help. The Bible constantly stresses responsibility for strangers and homeless people. Jesus identified with them: "I was a stranger and you welcomed me." The last few weeks have seen a flowering of helpfulness and kindness that has been a wonderful experience for us and for many others.
EKD Study: Reform of development cooperation is overdueHorst and Eva Luise Köhler to receive Martin Luther Medal for 2015.
Prize award with keynote by Klaus Töpfer on 31 October in Strasbourg50 years ago the publication sent a signal of reconciliation.
50th anniversary of the memorandum on policy towards Eastern Europe"Fences in Europe are a boon for the people smugglers".
Heinrich Bedford-Strohm ends his trip to Hungary and Serbia. Conversation with Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in BrusselsLess bureaucracy in receiving asylum-seekers.
Joint statement by Prelates Karl Jüsten and Martin Dutzmann