Houses of Worship

Wowza Streaming Engine™ enables houses of worship to present a richer, more dynamic experience, while reaching a virtually unlimited audience of followers outside of their facilities. With the Wowza® platform, reaching remote parishioners and visitors on the devices they are most comfortable using is simple and cost-effective.

PDF download: Streaming for Religious Organizations solution brief


Wowza creates an engaging, impactful experience for the entire congregation, including the elderly, invalids and others who cannot attend regular services. We can also provide access to a diverse range of archived sermons, programs and other content. Wowza brings your spiritual messages to life.

  1. Worship at Anytime or Anywhere

    Don’t restrict your audience to viewing your stream during a scheduled time.  Allow them to access an On-demand playback at any time.

  2. Watch from any device

    In this fast-paced world where your phone and tablet are easily accessible, allow parishioners to access your message anywhere.

  3. Be cost-effective

    Sharing your beliefs should not be restricted by budget concerns; Wowza is affordable and offers a nonprofit discount to make it easier to share your beliefs to anyone regardless of location or technical knowledge.

  4. On-Demand Worship

    From archiving live webcasts for on-demand playback to our optional Wowza nDVR AddOn for creating time-shifted capabilities, Wowza software makes it possible. 

  5. Scalable

    Scale your internal server infrastructure for increasing demand, or use our broad network of Wowza Service Providers to achieve the streaming capacity needed.

  6. Extensible

    Use our rich set of APIs to create value added applications and integrate with back-end systems.

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