Lutheran Churches in Southern Africa


Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, and into an inheritance that can never perish spoil or fade.

1 Peter 1, 3+4a

Lutherans are Christians who believe that the Bible is the only Authority on God and his plan with the human race. Anybody who believes the good news about his son Jesus Christ as described in the Bible will be saved for all eternity.

There are a number of Lutheran Churches and Co-operative Ventures in South and Southern Africa:

  1. Lutheran Churches associated with the Lutheran World Federation (LWF):
  2. Unions of Lutheran Churches Associated with the Lutheran World Federation
  3. Lutheran Churches associated with the International Lutheran Council (ILC):

Go here for an overview of Lutheran Churches worldwide.

And go here for some thoughts on Unity and Division among Lutheran Churches in South Africa.

Please Note : This is not the official website of any of the above churches. This is merely my personal web page on which I am displaying information on these organisations which I have found in various pieces of literature (some of which may be outdated).

Joachim Schubert.

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