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Hymns of Advent and Christmas – A Singing Communion

During the Advent season, the Lutheran World Federation (LWF) member churches are sharing hymns from their congregations to show how the Lutheran communion regions prepare for Christ’s coming into this world. The churches offering hymns this year include the Lutheran Church in Singapore, The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Romania, the…
3 December 2021
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Advent Reflections

Advent is a time of reflection and preparation for the birth of Jesus Christ. The Council of Lutheran Churches in GB is publishing an Advent Reflection for each Sunday that helps to guide our path towards Christmas. The first message is by Very Revd Tom Bruch, Dean Emeritus of the…
29 November 2021
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Lutherans Up North Newsletter

To know more about our Leeds, Bradford and Manchester congregations, please read the Newsletter Lutherans Up North, attached below. Lutherans Up North-December Lutherans Up North-November
28 November 2021
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Ordination of Women in Poland

The LCiGB and the Council of Lutheran Churches asked pastor Paulina Hławiczka—one of our Polish-born priests in the Lutheran Church in GB—what it means to her and her colleagues that the ordination of women to the priesthood is now possible in Polish Lutheran church too. This is a real Revolution!…
9 November 2021
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Invitation to Anniversary Celebrations in Corby

The Lutheran Church in Great Britain is turning 60! On Reformation weekend, the LCiGB is planning a celebration in Corby, where the LCiGB was founded in 1961. Much has changed since 1961, both in the world at large and in the Church that became the LCiGB, so we welcome the…
24 October 2021
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Bishops’ visit to Polish service in Edinburgh

Bishop Walter giving the Lutheran gown to pastor Arkadiusz. Photo: Meelis Süld On the 10th of October Bishop Tor B Jørgensen and Bishop Emeritus Walter Jagucki visited the Polish service in Edinburgh - one of the six Polish groups in the LCiGB, and the only one that meets in Scotland. …
21 October 2021
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First face-to-face Ministerium meeting after lockdown

The LCiGB had on 8-9 October its first in-person Ministerium meeting after lockdown - 2 year long break since our last gathering at Focolare Centre. The discussions were about the wellbeing of our clergy, spiritual development, virtual Eucharist, and preparations for the 60th anniversary of the LCiGB. The Ministerium consists…
9 October 2021
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Chinese Church Back to In-Person Services & Hosting Bishop Tor

Bishop Tor B attended on Sunday, October 3rd the first London Chinese Lutheran Church's (LCLC) service with Eucharist after lockdown. It was a great joy also for him to be back after 18 months meeting a congregation with many new faces arriving from Hong Kong. "The Chinese Lutheran Congregation in…
3 October 2021
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Bishop Tor visiting Nottingham

Photo: Paulina Hławiczka Bishop Tor B Jørgensen and his wife Anne visited Nottingham Trinity Lutheran Congregation on Sunday, the 26th of September. The worship was together with the United Reformed Church, LCiGB pastor Paulina Hławiczka was leading and preaching at this service. After the service the members of Trinity Lutheran…
29 September 2021