BETHABARA            Community


is a catholic charismatic community with the slogan "youth for youth" and organizes various activities in the german-speaking region:

  • Prayer groups
  • Faithbuilding-weekends
  • Equipping days
  • Mission trips
  • Confirmation classes

The name...

Bethabara is hebrew and stands for house / place of transition / creation.

It is the place at the jordan river, where Jesus was baptized by John the baptist and where the Holy Spirit appeared visibly in form of a dove.

The community...

Bethabara was founded in Austria in January 2014 and has been officially recognized by the catholic church in June 2016.

The Community wants to live on the grace of the place Bethabara:

"You are My beloved Son, in You I am well-pleased." (Luke 3:22)

I am happy about sharing the wealth God has given us as a community.  (Josef, 19)