The creed and the sacraments of the Johannische Church

Altar Waldfrieden
Altar of the Johannische Church. The inscription above the altar means: "God is love".

What is its creed?

I believe in God the Father,
I believe in God the Son,
I believe in God the Holy Spirit
and in God´s revelations through Moses, Jesus Christ and Joseph Weißenberg.

Which sacraments does it have?

The sacraments of christening, Holy Communion, spiritual healing and of dying.

Has it got special rules for life?

Joseph Weißenberg recommended daily prayer and regular attendance of church services in order to obtain strength and find pupose for everyday life.

Everyone should try - even in their thoughts - to work for the good, because thoughts are powerful. Pray in order to please God and work in order to help your neighbour.

Especially in the community, people can and should grow spiritually - from thinking of ME to thinking of US.

Contact and Help

How can one get to know this church?

The Johannische Church has open doors. Church services and working groups are open to anyone.

Please do not hesitate to contact us:

Send us an email to info(at),
call us during the usual business hours (Mo-Fr, 9-5h CET) or visit any of our 30 congregations in Germany.

How is the church financed?

Mainly through donations and subcriptions. Members decide how much they can pay. Active voluntary work is an extremly important contribution.

Do you want to help? Feel free to contact us (see above).