For Internationals

Bild von Christina Jeremias-Hofius, Hochschulpfarramt

Hi there!

We - the protestant student congregation, short: ESG, and pastor Christina Jeremias-Hofius

are here – at the Dietrich-Bonhoeffer-Haus, Berliner Ring 8/2 -

for you – welcoming you!

Get in touch with us:

  • Phone: +49 7071 61928
  • Email:
  • WWW:

...or just drop by, preferably Tuesdays, 4-6 pm, during the semester.

We offer assistance with...

Spiritual Longing

If you are looking for a service in English, we cordially invite you to our monthly Church at Six services.

You are most welcome to celebrate with us!

Christians of all denominations celebrate the Holy Eucharist in Lutheran tradition inviting Christians of all denomination.

After the service we normally share our delicious Potluck Dinner. Nowadays we have to abstain from any kind of meeting.

See here for the exact dates and more information.

Financial Needs

You come from one of the countries of the Global south resp. one of the so-called developing countries?

You are looking for financial support concerning the funding of your studies because of an acute emergency?

Feel free to contact

  • Pastor Christina (
  • or the secretary of the Student Congregation, Isolde Schäfer (

Search for Others in a Situation like Yours

Three times during the semester a whole bunch of (mainly Christian) Internationals meet at “ComeTogether”.

ESG and KHG (the catholical student congregation) invite you to these meeting in ecumenical solidarity.

Special events:

  • In summer we usually go on an excursion / do some sight-seeing.
  • in winter we usually meet for a fun event around Christmas.

Advisory/ Pastoral Counselling

You need someone to talk to?

Someone who might offer you a different point of view?

Someone who just listens and poses questions for deeper understanding?

Someone who knows her way around?

Feel free to ask Pastor Christina for a meeting.