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Ex-President Obama and the Wiedmann Bible at German Protestant Kirchentag (DEKT)

Updated: Jun 1, 2023

We are super excited to learn that former US President Barack Obama attends the German Protestant Kirchentag (DEKT) in Berlin. Together with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, he will take part in a discussion event with the topic: “Being Involved in Democracy: Taking on Responsibility Locally and Globally” on May 25th. Another internationally well known guest and leader who will not only attend but also preach at the final service, being held at the Elbwiesen in Wittenberg, is Bishop Thabo Makgoba from South Africa.

Not only celebrity guests speakers, but also a unique artwork can be seen at the Kirchentag: The Wiedmann Bible! We will start our series of events by displaying the Wiedmann Bible for the very first completely unfolded over a distance of 1517 meters in Magdeburg. The event takes place on May 7th in cooperation with r2017, Evangelischer Kirchenkreis, and the City of Magdeburg. Become part of the unique event. We accept applications at:

In case you will not be able to make it. No worries. We will show the best of scenes and images of the Wiedmann Bible at the Festung Mark in Magdeburg May 25th – 27th.

During the DEKT starting May 24th – 27th we will not only present our new Virtual Reality through wich you can experience the Bible in a new and exciting way, but also display our ART-Edition wich will be published by the end of the year. Come and see us at: Medienmeile: Halle 3.2b, Messe Berlin.

We are very excited about the final service on May 28th. 200,000 – 300,000 visitors are expected to attend the event on the Elbwiesen in Wittenberg as well as Bishop Thabo Makgoba.


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