In Essentials, Unity; In Nonessentials, Liberty; In All Things, Love.
The Moravian Church
The Moravian Church is a church where people matter and where love and compassion flow freely from God through people. Click to learn more…Read More
March 1, 1457 is celebrated as the founding of the The Moravian Church, or Unitas Fratrum (Unity of Brethren). What began in the village of Kunwald in Bohemia has grown to a worldwide church with a rich history of faith.Read More
Over its 500-plus year history, the Moravian Church has developed unique, deeply-held traditions. Many of these customs arose from expressions of faith and worship of early Moravians; they continue to have significance in how Moravians live into their love of Christ.Read More
The Moravian Daily Texts
For more than 280 years, the Moravian Daily Texts have offered “a daily message from God that is new every morning.” The oldest daily devotional of its kind in the world is updated every year and features inspirational prayers written by Moravian clergy and church members.Read More
In 2012, the Northern and Southern Provinces approved The Guiding Principles of Biblical Interpretation to help guide clergy, lay members and agencies of the Church in North America.Read More
Moravian Music In America
The Rev. Dr. Nola Reed Knouse, director of the Moravian Music Foundation, shares her thoughts on the Foundation’s efforts to keep American Moravian music alive and well.Read More
Unity in a diverse world
The worldwide Unitas Fratrum (Moravian Church) includes members from Africa, Europe, and North and Central America. The Rev. Dr. Jørgen Bøytler addressed the challenges of maintaining the Unitas Fratrum in a diverse world at the 2014 Walter Vivian Moses Lecture.Read More
Moravian Daily Texts
July 5, 2015
Sunday, July 5 – Ezekiel 2:1-5; Psalm 123
The Lord raises up the poor from the dust. 1 Samuel 2:8
Which one of you, having a hundred sheep and losing one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness and go after the one that is lost until he finds it? When he has found it, he lays it on his shoulders and rejoices. Luke 15:4-5
Faithful Shepherd, in those times when our faith waivers and we fall away, we know you will find us and lead us back to the flock. Help us always to feel your love and grace. Give us shelter from life’s storms and from our own lukewarmness. Amen.
In this issue: Moravians in Nepal; Zeisberger and Schoenbrunn; Moravian Leadership Network; "A Storm in the Land;" Jan Hus; and more!.
Preorder the 2016 Moravian Daily TextsJuly 1, 2015
Prayers of hope for victims of violenceJune 22, 2015
Country’s oldest bookshop to open a second locationJune 12, 2015
Moravian Leadership Network: Strengthening the ranks of Moravian leadersJune 12, 2015
“A Storm in the Land”: Southern Moravians in the Civil WarJune 12, 2015
Who Is Jan Hus to today’s Czechs?June 12, 2015
Experiencing a growing faith in PeruMay 28, 2015
North Dakota Moravians honor a returning soldier with a special serviceMay 20, 2015
Prayers for Middle East PeaceMay 20, 2015
Sunday School Class shows it’s “all about deeds” with work at Overflow ShelterMay 20, 2015
Thinking about summer at Laurel RidgeMay 18, 2015
Camp Hope readies busy season of fun and faithMay 17, 2015
John Hus and the Moravian ChurchMarch 10, 2015
BCM resource highlights what it means to be “Simply Moravian”February 5, 2015
In Essentials, Unity: Understanding the essential thingsJanuary 28, 2014
June 25-28, 2015
12th Moravian Women's Conference, North East, Maryland
July 19, 2015
John Hus Commemoration Service, Winston-Salem, N.C,
July 23-25, 2015
Eastern District Conference, Bethlehem, Pa.
August 27-30, 2015
Interprovincial Bishop's Conference, Mt. Morris, Wautoma, Wis.
The Lamb is a favored symbol of the Moravian Church. Now little Moravians can add a fuzzy representation of the Lamb who conquered to their stuffed animal collections!