The Wittenberg English Ministry (WEM) offers visitors to Lutherstadt (Luther Town) Wittenberg English-speaking worship opportunities at the Castle Church and Town Church where, in the 1500’s, The Great Reformer, Dr. Martin Luther preached.
A special program of Worship in the English language provides spiritual fulfilment for the many thousands English-speaking tourists who visit Lutherstadt Wittenberg from all parts of the world. WEM, initiated in 1997, today spans the entire six month tourist season, May through October.
There is a Saturday evening worship service as well as mid-week chapel services. Saturday services are at 5:00 p.m. at either the Castle Church or the Town Church. On Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, from 4:30 to 5:00 p.m., services are in the Corpus Christi Chapel (on the south courtyard of the Town Church).