privacy policy

The Worldwide Church of God (WKG Switzerland) takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy. By using the website, you agree to the collection, processing and use of data as described below.

Collection and processing of personal data

In principle, you can use our website without disclosing your identity. When you visit our website, the browser used on your device automatically sends information to the server of our website. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file. The following information is collected without your intervention and stored until automated deletion:

  • IP address of the requesting computer
  • Date and time of access
  • Name and URL of the retrieved file
  • Website from which the access takes place (referrer URL)
  • used browser and the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider

The data mentioned are processed by us for the following purposes:

  • Ensuring a smooth connection setup of the website
  • Ensuring comfortable use of our website
  • Evaluation of system security and stability as well as for further administrative purposes

Contact form

Should you send us questions via the contact form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you provide, to answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this information without your permission.


Cookies are small files that are temporarily stored on your hard disk. These are only used to obtain information on the use of the website of the (WKG Switzerland). This makes it possible to automatically recognize your computer the next time you visit the page of the (WKG Switzerland). Cookies do not contain any personal data, so the protection of your privacy is ensured. Depending on the setting, your Internet browser accepts cookies automatically. However, you can change the settings of your browser at any time and use the website of the (WKG Switzerland) without cookies.

Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. Provider is the Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

Using the website search

Our site uses the "Google Site Search Features". Provider is the Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. In the process, the searched terms are sent to the database via a form in order to be able to output the possible results. However, there are no search statistics on the page (who, when, what was looking for).

Browser Plugin

You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly. However, please be aware that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. In addition, you can prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install:

Changes to data protection

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time to comply with current legal requirements or to implement any changes to our services in the Privacy Policy, such as: For example, when introducing new services. Your new visit will be subject to the new privacy policy.

Further information

Your trust is important to us. Therefore, we would like to give you an answer at any time. If you have any questions that this Privacy Policy could not answer or if you would like more in-depth information, please contact us at any time.

July 2018


PO Box 8215

CH-8036 Zurich