Cardinal Reinhard Marx

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The Vatican has failed to come down clearly on either side of the German intercommunion debate

Another Bavarian bishop has praised the move, however

Communion for Protestants has split the German Church – and now it’s the Vatican’s problem

They warn that the German Bishops’ Conference may have gone too far

The Protestant must ‘affirm the faith of the Catholic Church’ and wish to end ‘serious spiritual distress’

An attempt to clarify the cardinal’s comments has only created more confusion

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The cardinal’s apparent endorsement of blessing same-sex couples has troubling historical echoes

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church