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New District Apostle Helpers for Zambia and Malawi

(31.12.2003) Brussels. The fourth Sunday of Advent led Chief Apostle Richard Fehr to Brussels, the capital of Belgium, where he conducted a festive divine service for approximately 500 brothers and sisters. The actual congregation was much larger, however, since more than 18,000 additional souls were connected through satellite technology. In this divine service the chief apostle ordained two apostles for Zambia and Malawi and also commissioned two district apostle helpers to support their District Apostle Duncan Mfune. more ...

District Apostle Karl Kühnle passed away

(11.12.2003) Zurich. On Sunday, 7 December 2003 at around 2:00 AM local time, the retired District Apostle Karl Kühnle passed away at the age of 80 after a short stay in hospital. When he spoke with the chief apostle by telephone as recently as Friday, his last words were: "Praise, thanks, Amen." more ...

New District Apostle Helper for the District Church of Canada

(10.12.2003) Chiangmai. Hans Joachim Sobottka is the name of the new District Apostle Helper that has been commissioned for the vast working area of the District Church of Canada. Along with District Apostle Helpers Deppner, Dzur, Eckhardt, Hebeisen and Woll, he is to support his District Apostle Leslie Latorcai with the District Church's work around the world. more ...

District Apostle Michael Kraus: A quite exceptional servant of God entered into eternity!

(19.11.2003) Zurich. On Sunday, November 16, District Apostle Michael Kraus, retired since December 1994, passed away peacefully at the blessed age of 95 years. Chief Apostle Richard Fehr: "A quite exceptional servant of God now entered into eternity after a full life." more ...

A total of 25 topics: District Apostles' Meeting in Cape Town

(11.11.2003) Cape Town/South Africa. In Cape Town, the wonderful city at the South end of the African continent the second District Apostles' Meeting for this year took place on the 9th and 10th of October 2003. The meeting was opened with a spiritual word for which Chief Apostle Richard Fehr read the biblical passage Psalm 73:28: "But it is good for me to draw near to God; I have put my trust in the Lord God, that I may declare all Your works." more ...

New District Apostle Helpers commissioned

(11.04.2003) Zürich. On Sunday, 6th April 2003, Chief Apostle Richard Fehr held a festive Divine service in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda. During this service he commissioned Apostles Michael Deppner and Frank Dzur as District Apostle Helpers. more ...

For Confirmation 2003: Young Christians take on the responsibility for their faith

(03.04.2003) Zurich. Young New Apostolic Christians are celebrating their Confirmation this year. They will step before the Altar to deliver a vow of faithfulness unto God. It is a nice custom in the New Apostolic Church that the Chief Apostle writes a Confirmation letter to the these young brothers and sisters in faith on this occasion. This letter is published here in its entirety. more ...

Chief Apostle regrets outbreak of war in Iraq!

(24.03.2003) Zurich. The head of the New Apostolic Church, Chief Apostle Richard Fehr, views the outbreak of war in Iraq with regret. He asks all New Apostolic Christians to pray for the victims and their relatives. more ...