31.01.2017
Like the Swiss Parliament and the Federal Council, the Federation of Swiss Protestant Churches recommends the adoption of a law facilitating the naturali-zation of third-generation immigrants: to all intents and purposes, they are al-ready Swiss. In many FSPC member churches, they are eligible to...
30.01.2017
On January 27, the President of the Federation of Swiss Protestant Churches was appointed Honorary Ecumenical Canon in an Evensong service at St. Paul’s Cathedral in London.
25.11.2016
The new “Swiss Diaconal Conference” will take over the responsibilities of the German Swiss Diaconal Conference (DDK) in the area of occupational training and professional development. During an assembly held November 24 in Aarau, the delegates of the Diaconal Conference discussed the DDK...
24.11.2016
Professional confidentiality in pastoral care ensures a safe space for people to talk about private matters. This poses both an opportunity and a challenge, and can even become a burden for those providing pastoral care. How can they deal with this situation? The book Dem Anvertrauten Sorge tragen...
23.11.2016
On Tuesday, the President of the Federation of Swiss Protestant Churches (FSPC) and the Community of Protestant Churches in Europe (CPCE), Gottfried Locher, opened the “3rd Conference for Maintaining the Presence of Christian Minorities in the Middle East.” Locher emphasized his appreciation for...
16.11.2016
The National Diaconal Conference of the Federation of Swiss Protestant Churches (FSPC), has been active since 1985 including its predecessor organization, convened for its final meeting in Bern on November 15. The conference will become part of a national “Swiss Diaconal Conference”, which will be...