Thanks to the initiative of hungarian pastor Peter Zaszkaliczky a memorial plaque has been unveiled at Deák tér – Budapest, commemorating the 200th anniversary of establishment of Evangelical Lutheran Church in Hungary.
There has been a second ordination ceremony this year. On 17th of November 2012 in lutheran church in Dolny Kubin another 5 chaplains who sucessfully passed chaplain exams, have been ordained.
During the Days of Congregation in Vychodna another tree of reformation has been planted. This time it was a traditional slovak tree – a lime-tree. The program started at 13:00 on Saturday the 27th of October 2012 with special workshop for children called “Armor of God”. Official program continued at 17:00 when pastor Viktor Sabo talked of his experience in Afghanistan, where he spent half a year serving as a pastor.
As a part of memorial sermon that took place on 4th of November 2012 Bishop Krivda gave out diplomas and prices for those who participated in photographic competition Memorial of Jozef Holly in Moravske Lieskove.
The festive worship service began with a song „Vojdite, plesajme“ (Enter and rejoice) followed by a poem „Postavil si pre mňa tento Boží chrám“ (You have built this temple of God for me). Christians in Pliesovce commemorated 85th anniversary of consecration of their church. The guest preacher was General bishop Milos Klatik.
A meeting of ProChrist representatives took place in german Kassel from29th to 31st of October. The representatives of central and eastern europe have met to discuss preparations for satelite evangelization that will take place from 4th of March until 11th of March 2013.
General bishop Milos Klatik has installed Imrich Lukac into the service of General inspector in lutheran church on Saturday 13rh of October in Opina.
The conference took place from 22-24th of October 2012 in Liebfrauenberg. The topic was „Baptism – virulent understanding of today and our traditions“. The ECAC in Slovakia has been represented by General bishop Milos Klatik.
On the occasion of 20th anniversary on which the University of Trnava restarted its activities, its dean prof.doc. JUDr. Marek Smid, PhD., granted a memorial medal to the general bishop of Evangelical Church of Augsburg Confession in Slovakia PhDr. Milos Klatik.
This year’s Synod took place from 19th to 20th of October in Liptovsky Mikulas at the conference hall in Hotel Janosik. It has gathered somewhat later than in past years due to election of the board of ECAC in Slovakia. 58 synod members with right to vote and 13 with advisory rights gathered.
EVANJELICKA CIRKEV AUGSBURSKEHO VYZNANIA NA SLOVENSKU Ã
Grafické spracovanie:Ladislav Menyhart