Evangelical Congregation of Königstein-Papstdorf, Evangelical and Catholic Congregations in Ötigheim, Germany

Tree 433

Planted by:

Rev. Mechthild Hinz, Petra Eisele and Josef Stößer

Biblical Votum :

Psalms 1, 1-3: "Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers; but his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on his law he meditates day and night. He is like a tree planted by streams of water that yields its fruit in its season, and its leaf does not wither. In all that he does, he prospers."

Tree species:

Tilia cordata 'Rancho' - Small Leaf Linden

Planting in the Luther Garden :

On September 12th, 2017, Pastor Mechthild Hinz (right, with watering can), Petra Eisele, and Josef Stößer (left), accompanied by members of all participating congregations, planted a small leaved linden tree on behalf of the partnership between the Evangelical Congregation of Königstein-Papstdorf in Saxony, Germany, and the Evangelical and Catholic congregations in Ötigheim in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Planting the partner tree :

On August 27th, 2017, following a worship at the end of the theater season, Pastor Erich Penka from the Roman Catholic Congregation Ötigheim and Uwe Dielmann, representative of the Protestant Congregation Ötigheim, together with church members of both congregations, planted an oak tree on the campus of the “Volksschauspiele” as partner tree for the Evangelical Congregation of Königstein-Papstdorf, Germany, and the Evangelical and Catholic Congregations in Ötigheim, Germany.

Location of the tree :

This tree is located in the :
Luthergarten at Luther House
Location of the Luther Garden :
Between Collegienstraße and Weserstraße
Tree 433
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