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Church of Lippe (Lutheran Section)
Church Name Church of Lippe (Lutheran Section)
Lippische Landeskirche (Lutherische Klasse)
Église de Lippe (section luthérienne)
Iglesia de Lippe (Sección Luterana)
Leadership Superintendent Dr Andreas LANGE
Mailing Address Papenstraße 16
32657 LEMGO
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/5261-18 98 02
Fax +49/5261-18 70 59
Email sup@lippe-lutherisch.de 
Website www.lippe-lutherisch.de 
Joined the LWF 1992
Number of Members 27,500
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
Affiliations Community of Protestant Churches in Europe - Leuenberg Church Fellowship
Conference of European Churches
World Communion of Reformed Churches
World Council of Churches (through the Evangelical Church in Germany) 
More about Church of Lippe (Lutheran Section) This church has a Lutheran and Reformed section. 
Evangelical Church in Central Germany
Church Name Evangelical Church in Central Germany
Evangelische Kirche in Mitteldeutschland
Église protestante en Allemagne centrale
Iglesia Protestante en Alemania Central
Leadership Landesbischof Friedrich KRAMER
Mailing Address Landeskirchenamt der EKM, Michaelisstraße 39
99084 ERFURT
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/361-51800-0
Fax +49/361-51800-198
Email friedrich.kramer@ekmd.de 
Website www.ekmd.de 
Joined the LWF 2009
Number of Members 677,436
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
Affiliations United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Germany
Evangelical Church in Germany
World Council of Churches
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe 
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.  
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Baden
Church Name Evangelical Lutheran Church in Baden
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in Baden
Église évangélique luthérienne du Bade
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Baden
Leadership Superintendent Christian BEREUTHER
Mailing Address Bismarckstraße 1
76133 KARLSRUHE
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/721-20 966
Fax +49/721-20 30 654
Email karlsruhe@elkib.de 
Website www.elkib.de 
Joined the LWF 1968
Number of Members 2,757
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
Affiliations Community of Protestant Churches in Europe 
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bavaria
Church Name Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bavaria
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in Bayern
Église évangélique luthérienne de Bavière
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Baviera
Leadership Landesbischof Prof. Dr Heinrich BEDFORD-STROHM
Mailing Address Landeskirchenamt, Katharina-von-Bora-Straße 7-13
80333 MÜNCHEN
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/89-5595-0
Fax +49/89-5595-444
Email landesbischof@elkb.de 
Website www.bayern-evangelisch.de 
Joined the LWF 1947
Number of Members 2,297,509
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
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) 
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Brunswick
Church Name Evangelical Lutheran Church in Brunswick
Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche in Braunschweig
Église évangélique luthérienne du Brunswick
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Brunswick
Leadership Landesbischof Dr Christoph MEYNS
Mailing Address Landeskirchenamt, Dietrich-Bonhoeffer-Straße 1
38300 WOLFENBÜTTEL
Niedersachsen
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/5331-802-0
Fax +49/5331-802-707
Email landesbischof@lk-bs.de 
Website www.landeskirche-braunschweig.de 
Joined the LWF 1947
Number of Members 341,919
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
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) 
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Northern Germany
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 Landesbischöfin Kristina KÜHNBAUM-SCHMIDT
Mailing Address Kanzlei der Landesbischöfin, Münzstraße 8-10
19055 SCHWERIN
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/385-20 223 161
Fax +49/385-20 223 171
Email landesbischoefin@nordkirche.de 
Website www.nordkirche.de 
Joined the LWF 2012
Number of Members 2,063,904
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
Affiliations United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Germany
Evangelical Church in Germany
Community of Protestant Churches in Europe 
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. 
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oldenburg
Church Name Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oldenburg
Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in Oldenburg
Église évangélique luthérienne d'Oldenbourg
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Oldenburgo
Leadership Bishop Thomas ADOMEIT
Mailing Address Philosophenweg 1
26121 OLDENBURG
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/441-770 10
Fax +49/441-770 121 99
Email info@kirche-oldenburg.de 
Website www.kirche-oldenburg.de 
Joined the LWF 1957
Number of Members 418,086
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
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) 
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Württemberg
Church Name Evangelical Lutheran Church in Württemberg
Evangelische Landeskirche in Württemberg
Église évangélique luthérienne du Wurtemberg
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Wurtemberg
Leadership Bishop Dr h.c. Frank Otfried JULY
Mailing Address Office for Ecumenical Relations (Kirchenrat Klaus Rieth), Gänsheidestraße 4
70184 STUTTGART
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/711-214 95 15
Fax +49/711-214 995 15
Email landesbischof@elk-wue.de 
Website www.elk-wue.de 
Joined the LWF 1947
Number of Members 1,993,460
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
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) 
Evangelical Lutheran Church of Hanover
Church Name Evangelical Lutheran Church of Hanover
Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche Hannovers
Église évangélique luthérienne du Hanovre
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana de Hanóver
Leadership Landesbischof Ralf MEISTER
Mailing Address Kanzlei des Landesbischofs, Haarstraße 6
30169 HANNOVER
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/511-56 35 83-0
Fax +49/511-56 35 83-11
Email landesbischof@evlka.de 
Website www.evlka.de 
Joined the LWF 1947
Number of Members 2,630,125
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
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) 
Evangelical Lutheran Church of Saxony
Church Name Evangelical Lutheran Church of Saxony
Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche Sachsens
Église évangélique luthérienne de Saxe
Iglesia Evangélica Luterana de Sajonia
Leadership Landesbischof Tobias BILZ
Mailing Address An der Kreuzkirche 6
01067 DRESDEN
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/351-310 57 24
Fax +49/351-340 02 81
Email bischof@evlks.de 
Website www.evlks.de 
Joined the LWF 1947
Number of Members 677,064
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
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) 
Evangelical Lutheran Church of Schaumburg-Lippe
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 Bishop Dr Karl-Hinrich MANZKE
Mailing Address Bahnhofstraße 6
31675 BÜCKEBURG
Germany
Timezone GMT +1 
Phone +49/5722-960 16
Fax +49/5722-960 28
Email lka@lksl.de 
Website www.landeskirche-schaumburg-lippe.de 
Joined the LWF 1947
Number of Members 52,364
National Committee LWF National Committee in Germany
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)