The traveling exhibition, which deals with the women of the reformation, is open until 31 december. October in the himmelkroner collegiate church, in the cloister and in the parish house to see.
Since 15. October the exhibition boards are set up and meet with a broad response. The rooms are open daily from 8 am to 6 pm.
Little is known about the women of the reformation besides katharina von bora. In the traveling exhibition, twelve women from different social and regional backgrounds are presented from today’s point of view.
The regional connection comes from margarethe von dohlau, the last abbess of the himmelkroner monastery, who committed herself to the "new doctrine" well known.
Talk evening on thursday
On thursday of this week at 19.30 o’clock another accompanying event takes place in the gemeindehaus, markgrafenstrabe 8.
This evening of lectures and talks will focus on the women of the reformation today. Speakers include christl stein, the long-time leader of the "bunt statt braun" (colorful instead of brown) initiative in bayreuth, claudia heib, who has done missionary work in tanzania and kenya and currently works as a social pedagogue with cursed children and young people, and elfriede hohn from kulmbach, a board member of the bavarian state association of tafel.
Reformation bread and catharine beer will be served, and admission is free.
Organizers are the dekanatsfrauenbeauftragte bayreuth-bad berneck and the church community himmekron.