10 November 2013Irmgard Schwaetzer new president of EKD Synod.
Change of synod leadership: Irmgard Schwaetzer succeeds Katrin Göring-Eckardt as EKD Synod President. Synod turns immediately to refugee questions and the family issue
10 November 2013Family position paper, refugees, finances: Nikolaus Schneider takes up topical issues.
Criticism of the church's use of money should be allowed, says Nikolaus Schneider. But please be objective! Council Chair also comments on the controversial topic of the family at the opening of the EKD Synod. The Protestant understanding of marriage is to be explained in more detail.
October 30, 2013WCC assembly opens with prayers, reflections and great hopes.
The 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches (WCC) opened on Wednesday, 30 October in Busan, Republic of Korea under the theme "God of life, lead us to justice and peace."
EKD Synod in Düsseldorf opens with special service of worship
10 November 2013"Overcoming hatred and extremism".
EKD commemorates the November pogroms of 75 ago
08 November 2013Syrian refugees in distress: "We must not close our eyes".
Joint exposure trip by EKD and German Bishops' Conference to Syrian refugees in Jordan
29 October 2013"Seeing with the eyes of the victims".
New EKD Representative to Germany and the EU inducted in Berlin
October 11, 2013"Respect the human right to water".
EKD tourism spokesperson on World Tourism Day 2013
September 26, 2013