Born in 1979, Dr. Johannes Hartl is the director of the House of Prayer in Augsburg which he founded together with his wife Jutta in 2005: A place where since 2011 prayer would never cease, 365 days a year and 24 hours a day. Johannes had been involved into evangelistic work amongst teenagers and the national executive committee of the charismatic renewal for years. He studied German philology and philosophy and received a doctorate in Catholic theology in 2007. His challenging and lively way of teaching make him a frequently requested conference speaker in whole Europe, on the Internet, on TV and radio, reaching many thousands weekly. He is author of 12 books on spirituality and prayer. Johannes and Jutta Hartl live with their four children in Augsburg.