Commission for Doctrine and Faith

The Commission for Doctrine and Faith is responsible for all matters of faith such as basic questions related to the notion of God and the sacraments as well as ethical questions related to life sciences and modern medicine, e.g. embryo protection and euthanasia. The Commission for Doctrine and Faith has an associated Sub-Commission for Bioethics.

Commission for Doctrine and Faith (I)

  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Wiesemann, Bishop of Speyer, President
  • Dr. Rudolf Voderholzer, Bishop of Regensburg, Vice-President
  • Dr. Gebhard Fürst, Bishop of Rottenburg-Stuttgart
  • Dr. Franz-Josef Overbeck, Bishop of Essen
  • Dr. Helmut Dieser, Bishop of Aachen
  • Dr. Karlheinz Diez, Auxiliary Bishop in Fulda
  • Dr. Josef Graf, Auxiliary Bishop in Regensburg
  • Dr. Stefan Zekorn, Auxiliary Bishop in Münster
  • Franz Josef Gebert, Auxiliary Bishop in Trier

Last update: 2017/09/28

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