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Jehovah’s Witnesses in Germany

  • Jehovah’s Witnesses​—174,907

  • Congregations​—2,002

  • Attendance at the annual Memorial of Christ’s death​—273,222

  • Ratio of Jehovah’s Witnesses to population​—1 to 488

  • Population​—84,359,000



Memorial Site in Germany Organizes Traveling Exhibition Recognizing Persecution of Jehovah’s Witnesses

The traveling exhibition demonstrates that Jehovah’s Witnesses were persecuted for their unwavering faith by both the Nazis and the Communists of the GDR.



Exhibition in Kassel, Germany, Marks 70th Anniversary of Landmark Witness Convention

Jehovah’s Witnesses in Kassel held an exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of the largest gathering of Witnesses in Europe during the aftermath of World War II.



Anonymous No More: Max Eckert Commemorated at Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site

Though Max Eckert, one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, died in a concentration camp in relative obscurity, he is now recognized publicly as a man of unshakable faith.