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Christian Social People's Service

Christian Social People's Service
Founded December 1929
Dissolved 1933
Split from German National People's Party
Ideology Conservatism ,
Political Protestantism,
Christian democracy,
Populism,
Agrarianism
Political position Right-wing
Colors Grey
Politics of Germany
Political parties
Elections
1932 election poster
The Christian Social People's Service (German: Christlich-Sozialer Volksdienst) was a Protestant conservative political party in the Weimar Republic.

The CSVD was founded in December 1929 through the merger of two Protestant political formations: the Catholic Centre and was mainly supported by middle-class elements.

The CSVD contested the 1930 and 1932 parliamentary elections; the party CSVD formed a joint parliamentary group with the Christlich-Nationale Bauern- und Landvolkpartei (Christian National Peasants' and Rural Peoples Party) in the Reichstag. After the Nazi take-over in 1933, the CSVD was dissolved.

The President of the Federal Republic of Germany Gustav Heinemann (1969–74) was a member of CSVD during the Weimar Republic.

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