The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Brunswick is a Lutheran church in the German states of Lower Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt.
The seat of the Landesbischof is Wolfenbüttel. Its district as a Landeskirche covers the former Free State of Brunswick in the borders of 1945. The church has 347,546 members in about 385 parishes. It is a full member of the Evangelical Church in Germany , and is based on the teachings brought forward by Martin Luther during the Reformation. It is also a member of the United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Germany, the Community of Protestant Churches in Europe, the Lutheran World Federation, and the World Council of Churches. Leading bishop of the church is Dr. theol. Friedrich Weber . The Church of Brunswick owns about 480 churches; the most famous of these is Brunswick Cathedral.
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