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Evangelische Kirche Helvetischen Bekenntnisses H. B#

Protestant Church, Helvetic Confession: the Heidelberg Catechism and the second Helvetic Confession are the most important doctrinal books of Reformed groups in Austria, a church with approximately 8,700 adherents as well as 5,800 Lutherans in 9 parishes (4 in Vorarlberg, 3 in Vienna, 1 in Upper Austria and 1 in Burgenland); in addition there are almost 1,700 Reformed Protestants who are members of the parishes of the Augsburg Confession. The provincial superintendent of the Reformed Church is P. Karner.

Literature#

P. Karner (ed.), Die evangelische Gemeinde Helvetisches Bekenntnis in Wien, Forschungen und Beitraege zur Wiener Stadtgeschichte, 1986.