In Essentials, Unity; In Nonessentials, Liberty; In All Things, Love.
Easter Morning Liturgy
Easter morning is an especially wondrous time at Moravian churches across the Northern and Southern Provinces. For many, Easter morning means greeting the rising sun in a God’s Acre or sanctuary with a service that speaks to the core of Moravian belief.Read More
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
March 29, 2015
Watchword for the Week — Jesus said, “you will see the Son of Man seated at the right hand of the Power, and coming with the clouds of heaven.” Mark 14:62
Sunday, March 29 — Isaiah 50:4–9a; Psalm 31:9–16
I made the earth, and created humankind upon it. Isaiah 45:12
For us there is one God, the Father, from whom are all things and for whom we exist. 1 Corinthians 8:6
Dearest Jesus, blessed are they who come in the name of the Lord. Let us humble ourselves before you and be always mindful of what you suffered, with great love, for us sinners. Hosanna in the highest. Amen.
In this issue: Christ's Community Church heeds God's call to feed children; commemorating John Hus; Easter Sunrise service; worldwide missions and more!
John Hus and the Moravian ChurchMarch 10, 2015
Christ’s Community Church heeds God’s call to feed local childrenMarch 10, 2015
Technology amplifies and shares the glory of the resurrectionMarch 10, 2015
The Easter Morning LiturgyMarch 10, 2015
In Tanzania, a community completes their church and joins Adopt-a-VillageMarch 10, 2015
Sierra Leone: God’s call to returnFebruary 5, 2015
Archaeologists uncover the First House of Nazareth (Pennsylvania)February 5, 2015
Students participate in new Chicago urban missionFebruary 5, 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 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!