Selfless dedication to the power of faith

Laureate Freedom of Worship Award 1984

Werner Leich Laureate Freedom of Worship Award 1984

Since 1954 he served the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Thuringia as pastor, superintendent and bishop. In 1983 he organized the celebration of the 500th anniversary of Luther's birth. In recognition of a spiritual life which has demonstrated selfless dedication to the power of faith.