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Bishop Tor ordained Meelis Süld to the priesthood

On the 11th of September 2021, Bishop Tor Berger Jørgensen ordained Estonian born Meelis Süld to the Lutheran Church in Great Britain. Rite of ordination and Service of Holy Communion took place at St Anne’s Lutheran Church in St Mary-at-Hill, Lovat Lane, London. It was the first ordination ceremony for…
20 September 2021

The 60th Anniversary Notice

The LCiGB will celebrate its 60th anniversary prior to Reformation Day on Saturday, 30th of October 2021, where it all began in 1961—in Corby. The full day programme starts at 10am at St John’s Church with welcome and registration, followed by an anniversary service and conference; those wishing can also…
19 September 2021

In Memoriam Hungarian-born Dean Róbert Pátkai

Wednesday, August 4, the Lord called home his faithful servant Róbert Pátkai, he was laid to rest at woodland cemetery near Lilbourne in Northampton next to his dear wife Elizabeth on August 16, at the age of 90. The Very Revd Pátkai served many roles with the Lutherans in Great…
25 August 2021

Bishop’s summer letter to pastors and congregations

The LCiGB Bishop Tor Berger Jørgensen sent a summer letter to all our congregations and clergies, “We are certainly living in uncertain times. But now, moving into the second summer of the Corona-era, we are filled with a realistic (?) hope that we are now entering into a more open period, where…
3 August 2021

St Luke’s Annual Retreat in Mirfield

St Luke's Church in Headingley is going on retreat this september.  A guest speaker will be reflecting on the Gospel of John and will have plenty of time for prayer and rest with the community of the ressurection in Mirfield. Come and experience their form of monastic life in the…
2 August 2021

Ordination of Meelis

By the grace of God and the call of the church Meelis Süld Will be ordained to the Ministry of Word and Sacrament in the Lutheran Church in Great Britain. Saturday 11th September 2021 at 2.00pm. Rite of ordination and Service of Holy Communion at St Anne’s Lutheran Church, St…
22 July 2021

LWF elects Estonian Anne Burghardt as new General Secretary

Election marks first woman and first Central and Eastern European pastor to head global communion of churches The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) Council has elected Estonian theologian Rev. Anne Burghardt as the next General Secretary of the global communion of Lutheran churches. The 45-year-old Burghardt is currently serving as Head…
22 June 2021

Covid-19 online services

Recurring services in LCiGB Click on the language which services you want to join. St Anne’s Lutheran Church in London Sunday at 11.00 am on Facebook Facebook live & archive St Luke’s Lutheran Church in Leeds Sunday 10:30 am on Zoom Find the meeting’s link at or contact Joseph…
30 May 2021

Candle of Justice: a moment of action on 25 May

Join Churches Together in England on 25 May 2021 for #CandleOfJustice: a moment of action – commemorating the first anniversary of George Floyd’s murder. The #CandleOfJustice will be a moment to light a candle, pray for racial justice and commit to taking personal and institutional action to tackle racial injustice in our…
24 May 2021