The Meissen Agreement

Relations with the Evangelical Church in Germany - the Meissen Agreement


The Eighth Meissen Theological Conference was held in Arnoldshain on 11 - 14 February 2014 under the title "Ecclesial Communion in the Service of Reconciliation" . The Conference was co-chaired by the Rt Revd Richard Chartres, Bishop of London and Prof Dr Friederike  Nüssel from Heidelberg University. To read the communiqué click here

The Meissen Information Pack

The Pack includes history, agreement texts, details of Anglo-German ecumenical links, liturgical resources and stories from the first decade of Meissen.

To study the Meissen Information Pack 2005 edition click here

The Meissen Common Statement / Die Meissener Gemeinsame Erklärung - 1988

English Text (rich text format)
German Text

The Implementation by the Church of England and the Evangelische Kirche in Deutschland of the steps agreed in the Meissen Declaration

English Text
German Text

The Meissen Prayer Letter - Latest Edition

The Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) - GERMAN site

The Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) - ENGLISH site

General Organisation
Member Churches
News and Topical Issues
Press Releases from the EKD Bulletin
Ecumenical Dialogue - articles on Church and Society
Interactive - including Reformation quizzes