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Jehovah’s Witnesses in Germany

  • Jehovah’s Witnesses​—174,907

  • Congregations​—2,002

  • Attendance at the annual Memorial of Christ’s death​—273,222

  • Ratio of Jehovah’s Witnesses to population​—1 to 488

  • Population​—84,359,000

2019-01-10

GERMANY

Memorial Site in Germany Organizes Traveling Exhibition Recognizing Persecution of Jehovah’s Witnesses

The traveling exhibition demonstrates that Jehovah’s Witnesses were persecuted for their unwavering faith by both the Nazis and the Communists of the GDR.

2018-09-14

GERMANY

Exhibition in Kassel, Germany, Marks 70th Anniversary of Landmark Witness Convention

Jehovah’s Witnesses in Kassel held an exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of the largest gathering of Witnesses in Europe during the aftermath of World War II.

2018-07-09

GERMANY

Anonymous No More: Max Eckert Commemorated at Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site

Though Max Eckert, one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, died in a concentration camp in relative obscurity, he is now recognized publicly as a man of unshakable faith.

2017-10-10

GERMANY

Germany Grants Highest Legal Status to Jehovah’s Witnesses

After more than 26 years of legal proceedings, the Witnesses now have the same legal status as that granted to major religions in the country.