Germany

Church Name

Church of Lippe (Lutheran Section)
Lippische Landeskirche (Lutherische Klasse)
Église de Lippe (section luthérienne)
Iglesia de Lippe (Sección Luterana)

Leadership

church leader
Superintendent
Dr Andreas LANGE

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

Papenstraße 16
32657 LEMGO
Germany

sup@lippe-lutherisch.de
+49/5261-18 98 02
+49/5261-177 11

Timezone

GMT +1
1992
Joined the LWF
27,500
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Church in Central Germany
Evangelische Kirche in Mitteldeutschland
Église protestante en Allemagne centrale
Iglesia Protestante en Alemania Central

Leadership

church leader
Landesbischof
Friedrich KRAMER

Affiliations

United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Germany
Evangelical Church in Germany
World Council of Churches
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

Landeskirchenamt der EKM, Michaelisstraße 39
99084 ERFURT
Germany

friedrich.kramer@ekmd.de
+49/361-51800-0
+49/361-51800-198

More about Evangelical Church in Central Germany

The Evangelical Church in Central Germany (ECCG) is the result of a 1 January 2009 merger of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Thuringia and Evangelical Church of the Church Province of Saxony.  

Timezone

GMT +1
2009
Joined the LWF
677,436
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Baden
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in Baden
Église évangélique luthérienne du Bade
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Baden

Leadership

church leader
Superintendent
Christian BEREUTHER

Affiliations

Community of Protestant Churches in Europe 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

Bismarckstraße 1
76133 KARLSRUHE
Germany

karlsruhe@elkib.de
+49/721-20 966
+49/721-920 39 83

Timezone

GMT +1
1968
Joined the LWF
2,757
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bavaria
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in Bayern
Église évangélique luthérienne de Bavière
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Baviera

Leadership

church leader
Landesbischof
Prof. Dr Heinrich BEDFORD-STROHM

Affiliations

United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Germany
Evangelical Church in Germany
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe - Leuenberg Church Fellowship
Conference of European Churches
World Council of Churches (through the Evangelical Church in Germany) 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

Landeskirchenamt, Katharina-von-Bora-Straße 7-13
80333 MÜNCHEN
Germany

landesbischof@elkb.de
+49/89-5595-0
+49/89-5595-444

Timezone

GMT +1
1947
Joined the LWF
2,297,509
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Brunswick
Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche in Braunschweig
Église évangélique luthérienne du Brunswick
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Brunswick

Leadership

church leader
Landesbischof
Dr Christoph MEYNS

Affiliations

United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Germany
Evangelical Church in Germany
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe - Leuenberg Church Fellowship
Conference of European Churches
World Council of Churches (through the Evangelical Church in Germany) 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

Landeskirchenamt, Dietrich-Bonhoeffer-Straße 1
38300 WOLFENBÜTTEL
Niedersachsen
Germany

landesbischof@lk-bs.de
+49/5331-802-0
+49/5331-802-707

Timezone

GMT +1
1947
Joined the LWF
341,919
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Northern Germany
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in Norddeutschland
Église évangélique luthérienne de l'Allemagne du Nord
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en el Norte de Alemania

Leadership

church leader
Landesbischöfin
Kristina KÜHNBAUM-SCHMIDT

Affiliations

United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Germany
Evangelical Church in Germany
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

Kanzlei der Landesbischöfin, Münzstraße 8-10
19055 SCHWERIN
Germany

landesbischoefin@nordkirche.de
+49/385-20 223 161
+49/385-20 223 171

More about Evangelical Lutheran Church in Northern Germany

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Northern Germany was formed through the May 2012 merger of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Mecklenburg, the North Elbian Evangelical Lutheran Church and the Pomeranian Evangelical Church. 

Timezone

GMT +1
2012
Joined the LWF
2,063,904
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oldenburg
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in Oldenburg
Église évangélique luthérienne d'Oldenbourg
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Oldenburgo

Leadership

church leader
Bishop
Thomas ADOMEIT

Affiliations

Evangelical Church in Germany
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe - Leuenberg Church Fellowship
Conference of European Churches
World Council of Churches (through the Evangelical Church in Germany) 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

Philosophenweg 1
26121 OLDENBURG
Germany

info@kirche-oldenburg.de
+49/441-770 10
+49/441-770 121 99

Timezone

GMT +1
1957
Joined the LWF
418,086
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Württemberg
Evangelische Landeskirche in Württemberg
Église évangélique luthérienne du Wurtemberg
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Wurtemberg

Leadership

church leader
Bishop Dr h.c.
Frank Otfried JULY

Affiliations

Evangelical Church in Germany
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe - Leuenberg Church Fellowship
Conference of European Churches
World Council of Churches (through the Evangelical Church in Germany) 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

Büro des Landesbischofs, Rotebühlplatz 10
70173 STUTTGART
Germany

landesbischof@elk-wue.de
+49/711-214 93 24
+49/711-214 993 24

Timezone

GMT +1
1947
Joined the LWF
1,993,460
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Lutheran Church of Hanover
Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche Hannovers
Église évangélique luthérienne du Hanovre
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana de Hanóver

Leadership

church leader
Landesbischof
Ralf MEISTER

Affiliations

United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Germany
Evangelical Church in Germany
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe - Leuenberg Church Fellowship
Conference of European Churches
World Council of Churches (through the Evangelical Church in Germany) 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

Kanzlei des Landesbischofs, Haarstraße 6
30169 HANNOVER
Germany

landesbischof@evlka.de
+49/511-56 35 83-0
+49/511-56 35 83-11

Timezone

GMT +1
1947
Joined the LWF
2,630,125
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Lutheran Church of Saxony
Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche Sachsens
Église évangélique luthérienne de Saxe
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana de Sajonia

Leadership

church leader
Landesbischof
Tobias BILZ

Affiliations

United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Germany
Evangelical Church in Germany
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe - Leuenberg Church Fellowship
Conference of European Churches
World Council of Churches (through the Evangelical Church in Germany) 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

An der Kreuzkirche 6
01067 DRESDEN
Germany

bischof@evlks.de
+49/351-310 57 24
+49/351-340 02 81

Timezone

GMT +1
1947
Joined the LWF
677,064
Number of Members

Church Name

Evangelical Lutheran Church of Schaumburg-Lippe
Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche Schaumburg-Lippe
Église évangélique luthérienne de Schaumbourg-Lippe
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana de Schaumburg-Lippe

Leadership

church leader
Bishop Dr
Karl-Hinrich MANZKE

Affiliations

United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Germany
Evangelical Church in Germany
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe - Leuenberg Church Fellowship
Conference of European Churches
World Council of Churches (through the Evangelical Church in Germany) 

National Committee

LWF National Committee in Germany

Contact

Bahnhofstraße 6
31675 BÜCKEBURG
Germany

lka@lksl.de
+49/5722-960 16
+49/5722-960 28

Timezone

GMT +1
1947
Joined the LWF
52,364
Number of Members