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God saves
Badenerstrasse 808
CH-8048 Zurich


Phone: +41 (0)44 500 24 45

Privacy Regulations

Privacy Policy

The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and in compliance with the country-specific data protection provisions applicable to Gott rettet, as well as this privacy policy. The use of our website is generally possible without providing personal data. Insofar as personal data (for example name, address or e-mail addresses) is collected on our pages, this is done on a voluntary basis. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent. We point out that data transmission over the Internet (eg communication by e-mail) can contain security gaps. Therefore, a complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.


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Disclaimer: Our service includes links to external third party websites, on whose content we have no influence. Therefore, we do not assume any liability for these external websites. The respective provider or operator of the websites is responsible for their own content. Any illegal information was not identifiable at the time of linking.

Contact form

If you send us inquiries via the contact form or by e-mail, your personal data from the contact form, including the contact data you provided there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the inquiry and/or in the event of follow-up questions. The data will be disclosed to third parties without your consent only if we are required to do so by law.

Duration for which  the personal data are stored 

The criterion for the duration of the storage of personal data is the respective statutory retention period.


We would like to point out that we are legally obliged to store your payment data (i.e. name, address, bank details, purpose, date and amount) in the example of donations, product sales etc. for a period of 10 years. Gott rettet collects and uses the personal data that you submit to us. The transmission of the data is encrypted according to the current technological standards. We use the data provided by you, following your respective request, exclusively for the purpose of processing the donation, issuing donation confirmations, answering your inquiries, processing your order and informing you about our ministry and its current projects electronically or in writing.

Information, deletion, blocking

You have the right at any time to request information free of charge about your stored personal data, its origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing, as well as the right to correct, block or delete this data. For this, and for any questions on the subject of personal data, feel free to contact us.

Data protection declaration for the use of Google Analytics 

We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google uses cookies. The information generated by the cookie about the use of the website by users is typically transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

Google will use this information on our behalf to evaluate the use of our website by users, to compile reports on the activities within this website and to provide us with other services related to the use of this website and the Internet. In doing so, pseudonymous usage profiles of the users can be created from the processed data.

We only use Google Analytics with IP anonymization activated. This means that the IP address of the user is shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. The IP address transmitted by the user's browser is not merged with other data from Google.

Users can prevent the storage of cookies by setting their browser software accordingly; users can also prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to their use of the website by Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link:
You can find out more information about the use of data for advertising purposes by Google, setting and objection options on the Google websites:  ("Use of data by Google when you use our partners' websites or apps"),  ("Use of data for advertising purposes"),  ("Manage information that Google uses to show you advertising") and  (“Control which ads Google shows you”).


The Internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted after the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit. You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. When deactivating cookies, the functionality of these websites may be limited.

Server log files 

The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • Browser type/ browser version

  • Operating system used

  • Referrer URL

  • Host name of the accessing computer

  • Time of the server request

This data cannot be assigned to specific persons. This data is not merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively if we become aware of specific indications of illegal use.

Data protection declaration for the use of Instagram and Facebook 

Functions of the services Instagram and Facebook are integrated on our pages. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA and Facebook Ireland Ltd, 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland. If you are logged into your Instagram or Facebook account, you can link the content of our pages to your profile by clicking on the Instagram or Facebook button. This allows Instagram or Facebook to associate the visit to our pages with your user account. We would like to point out that we, as the provider of the pages, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or its use by Instagram. For more information, please see the privacy policy of Instagram: For more information, please see the privacy policy of Facebook:

Data protection declaration for the use of YouTube 

Our websites use plugins from the YouTube site operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. This tells the YouTube server which of our pages you have visited. If you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to assign your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account. For more information on the handling of user data, please refer to YouTube's privacy policy at

Data protection declaration for the use of MailChimp

If you would like to receive information offered by our ministry by mail, we need your e-mail address. For the dispatch we use the services of MailChimp. MailChimp is a service provided by The Rocket Science Group, LLC, located at 675 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA, 30308, USA, for managing email addresses and sending messages. You can revoke your consent to the storage of your e-mail address and its use for sending these emails at any time, for example by clicking on the unsubscribe link in the e-mail. We would like to point out that we, as the provider of the pages, do not receive any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data as well as its use by MailChimp. For more information, please see the privacy policy of MailChimp:

Data protection declaration for PayPal as a payment method

Should you decide to pay for a donation using the online payment service provider PayPal, your contact details will be transmitted to PayPal as part of the order triggered in this way. PayPal is an offer of PayPal (Europe) S.à.r.l. & Cie. S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg. PayPal assumes the function of an online payment service provider as well as a trustee and offers buyer protection services. The personal data transmitted to PayPal are mostly first name, last name, address, telephone number, IP address, e-mail address, or other data required for order processing, as well as data related to the order, such as number of items, item number, invoice amount and taxes in percent, billing information, etc.. This transmission is necessary to process your order with the payment method you have selected, in particular to confirm your identity, to administer your payment and the customer relationship. However, please note: Personal data may also be transferred by PayPal to service providers, subcontractors or other affiliated companies to the extent necessary to fulfill the contractual obligations arising from your order or to process the personal data on your behalf. Depending on the payment method selected via PayPal, e.g. invoice or direct debit, the personal data transmitted to PayPal will be transmitted by PayPal to credit agencies. This transmission serves to check your identity and creditworthiness in relation to the order you have placed. You can find out which credit agencies are involved and which data is generally collected, processed, stored and passed on by PayPal in the PayPal data protection declaration at 

Payment method via Twint

The TWINT payment function offers the option of paying via smartphone with an app. There are no additional costs to be borne by the customer. Terms and conditions of Twint:

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