Action Biblique Suisse/Switzerland

Action Biblique Suisse Church Association

The « Action Biblique » church association in Switzerland currently includes 14 churches in the French and German parts of Switzerland. Additionally the church association extens to several other countries of the world including Portugal, Italy, Boivia, and Brazil. Literally translated as biblical action, is an evangelical missionary work that began in 1907, whose initial vocation was the dissemination of the Bible.

In addition to the churches in various cantons in French and German speaking Switzerland, Action Biblique Suisse is also active in christian Youth camps known as the JAB (Jeunesse (Youth) Action Biblique). Please see our dedicated Youth ministry page for more information.

Action Biblique Suisse also runs a christian retreat center called the Berghaus (literally “house in the mountains”). It is ideally located in the region of Interlaken. Please see our Isenfluh-Berghaus page and the main Isenfluh Berghaus website for more information.

Thought for the week – Acts 5:39

Herod ignores what he knew. Herod obviously knew these historical events of his people. He should have had the wisdom of Gamaliel who, before the Sanhedrin and the council of elders in Jerusalem, had said about the apostles:  

Acts 5 / ASV
39. but if it is of God, ye will not be able to overthrow them; lest haply ye be found even to be fighting against God.


Taken from the sermon notes (French only) :Actes #15: Dieu souverain sur toutes les vies (Actes 13) 08-08-2021. Sermon in video format is available on YouTube or in format audio/podcast. Read Acts 5 online in the American Standard Version (ASV) or Darby.