Press releases

IYC 2019: We need to know your interests!

(10.04.2017) Zurich/Düsseldorf. What expectations do young New Apostolic Christians have for the International Youth Convention 2019 in Düsseldorf? Already some two years before the big event is scheduled to take place, potential participants are being given the opportunity to influence the programme of events and share their interests with the planning committee. [leggi]

Divine service times for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day are changing in Europe

(04.04.2017) Zurich. The current order of divine services for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day has been in effect since 2011. Now the District Apostles of Europe have passed a resolution on a revision for the European domain. In future, both the closing divine service of the old year and the first divine service of the new year will be conducted on a Sunday. [leggi]

"Glory be to God, our Father!" - the New Year's message 2017

(01.01.2017) Let us recognise the glory of God in His works, thank Him for His gifts, and proclaim His glory! These are the three tasks for New Apostolic Christians in the coming year. [leggi]

community is online: issue 2016/04

(01.10.2016) Church members want to understand Church doctrine. The current issue of ‘community’ features clearly understandable teaching texts for just such members. What is divine service? What is forgiveness of sins?—Answers to important questions. [leggi]

community is online: issue 2016/02

(05.04.2016) Being able to leaf through and read their own copy of community is something very special for many members. Another edition has just been completed and is on its way to many countries and congregations. [leggi]

Quotes from Apostles in social networks

(01.03.2016) The New Apostolic Church is starting a new project: every day starting 1 March 2016, it will share striking statements from sermons over social media. These will be published in German and English on and, as well as on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest. Spearheading the project actively here is the New Apostolic Church of Northern Germany. [leggi]

"Victory with Christ!" - the New Year's message

(03.01.2016) Laying aside fears, fighting evil, and overcoming our own weaknesses—these are the tasks facing New Apostolic Christians in the coming year. In his New Year’s message, Chief Apostle Jean-Luc Schneider calls on everyone to make 2016 a year of victory with Christ. And he shows how it can be achieved in everyday life. [leggi]

A showing of great solidarity with terror victims in Paris

(16.11.2015) Zurich/Paris. Bernd Koberstein, the District Apostle responsible for the New Apostolic Church in France, has turned to the public with an address of condolence. In it he writes of the great sadness and devastation he felt upon learning of the events that transpired in Paris. One of the explosions occurred in the direct vicinity of our church in Paris-Centre. Last Sunday morning’s divine service was cancelled by Apostle Jeannot Leibfried as a precaution. [leggi]

New District Apostle Helper for the Cape

(21.10.2015) District Apostle Noel Edward Barnes will turn 66 this year. He is responsible for the New Apostolic Church Cape and is approaching retirement age. In view of his pending retirement a District Apostle Helper will be commissioned: Apostle John Leslie Kriel. The congregations in the District Apostle Area were informed about this last Sunday. [leggi]

New District Apostle Area: Northern and Eastern Germany

(20.10.2015) District Apostle Wilfried Klingler will go into retirement in June 2016. He is responsible for the New Apostolic Church in four German states: Lower Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Saxony, and Thuringia. Legally, the Church in this part of Germany is registered under the name Neuapostolische Kirche Mitteldeutschland (New Apostolic Church Central Germany). Beginning with the District Apostle’s retirement, this region will merge with the District Apostle Area of Northern Germany. [leggi]