BERLIN (RNS) A schismatic British bishop who said he didn't believe the
Holocaust claimed 6 million Jews faces a reduced fine of 6,500 euros
($9,110) for incitement, a German appeals court ruled Monday (July 11).
BERLIN (RNS) The case of an outspoken schismatic bishop headed back to
court on Monday (July 4), with lawyers for British Bishop Richard
Williamson saying he shouldn't be punished for downplaying the severity
of the Holocaust.
BERLIN (RNS) Pope Benedict XVI has a lot of ground to cover when he
heads back home to Germany this September, but thanks to a new
popemobile from Mercedes, at least 30 of those kilometers (18.5 miles)
will be on the greener side.
BERLIN (RNS) Gay and lesbian Lutheran ministers in the conservative
German state of Bavaria may live with their partners in parish
parsonages, but only if they enter into a state-sanctioned civil union.
Berlin (RNS) A German congregation founded by the Florida preacher who has sparked global controversy with plans to burn Qurans on 9/11 says it has had nothing to do with the preacher since 2008, denouncing him as "violent and fanatical."
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