Due to the current coronavirus endemic, most of our events have been cancelled until further notice (but see below).
Many of our meetings and services are now taking place online! Find information here or scroll down to our calendar (bottom right) and just click on the relevant item to get full details including a link for joining in.
You can now find audio and written texts of sermons and more on the new podcast page.
latest newsletter

Watchword for 2019: 

Seek peace and

pursue it! 

(Psalm 34,14)


to the South-East German Lutheran Congregations

A hearty welcome to the webpages of the German Lutheran / Reformed Ministry of South-East England. Here you will find information about the congregations St Mary with St Georg, St Albans & Luton and Dietrich- Bonhoeffer with its points of presence in Canterbury, Guildford, 

Haywards Heath and Sevenoaks.

Events in our current programme may be found under the Event Calendar. Have fun and browse around!

Dietrich Bonhoeffer was the minister of the German congregation from 1933 to 1935. The congregation feels a special responsibility to cherish his spiritual and ethical legacy to this day.

Coronavirus and our churches

Our Precautions and Further Information

Services at the Bonhoeffer church

Notes for those attending (in German)

Risk Assessment

Services at St Albans Cathedral (Lady Chapel)

Notes for those attending (in German)

Sunday Service Online 

Weekly Prayer Meeting

Join here via Zoom

Every Wednesday, 9.00 am


Pastor Andreas Volke,


St Gertrude Among The Containers

26 October 2020


Weekly "Table Talks"

Currently every Friday at 6 pm

Always an interesting topic and a chance to exchange news and views


Konfizeit im Pfarramtsbereich - Jetzt anmelden fuer 2021

Am 4. November findet der Infoabend zum neuen Konfikurs statt. Anmeldungen fuer 2021 bitte am besten per Mail oder Telefon im Pfarramt. Weitere Infos und Konfikonzept hier

Wenn Sie mehr über Pfarrer Andreas Volke und seine Frau erfahren möchten, dann klicken Sie hier

Renovation of St Mary's slightly delayed

Corona has not spared the renovation work. Work has resumed on our building site, but we expect to have to wait a while for the reopening... Here are a few images from the site to whet your appetite:

Infos aus den beiden Londoner Pfarramtsbereichen

Im Zuge der aktuellen Ereignisse haben nun beide Londoner Pfarramtsbereiche viele digitale Angebote! Hier die Infos von London Ost, hier von London West

Synode sucht Schatzmeister

Die Synode sucht einen Schatzmeister! Die notwendigen Infos gibt's hier:

Parish Office:  +44 (0)20 7794 4173, pastor@german-church.org

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