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

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer brings her faith into the public square. Will it stop her speedy rise to the top of German politics?

A 26-year-old man from Cameroon has been arrested in connection with the crime

The cardinal said the idea of only allowing Communion in specific cases was a ‘rhetorical trick’

Each new parish in Trier Diocese will be led by a priest and two full-time lay people

Canon law does not envisage the ongoing reception of Communion by someone who remains Protestant

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

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