- Sep 18, 2020
Cologne Cardinal Rainer Maria Woelki warned that the Synodal Path reform project could lead to a “German national church.”
Hundreds of fans attended a special kind of musical happening Saturday at a church in Germany: A chord change in an organ piece that is supposed to last for an entirety of 639 years.
Churches in Germany criticized the attempt by demonstrators to “storm” the Reichstag building in Berlin, the seat of the Bundestag, or lower house of parliament.
A new survey of heads of German Catholic religious orders found abuse allegations against at least 654 members over a period of decades.
The German bishops plan to seek talks with the Vatican about its instruction on parish reforms in the Catholic Church.
Lutheran Bishop Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, president of the Protestant Church in Germany, has called for greater political recognition of maritime rescue efforts of refugees in the Mediterranean.