Christa Pongratz-Lippitt

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  1. ‘Long Good Friday’ that shattered trust
  2. Conscience that would not be silenced
  3. Crisis of trust
  4. Church divisions over Pegida marchers
  5. Reformation commemorations back on track after Protestant assurance
  6. Priest who blessed lesbian couple told to resign
  7. Curia job for Limburg's ‘bishop of bling’
  8. Democracies must not be cowed by terrorists, warns German bishop
  9. Merkel and Pope to discuss threats to Europe
  10. Adjust expectations Francis ‘revolution’, warns Kasper
  11. Austria's new law on Islam could be ‘a model for Germany’
  12. Cardinal mocks claim that FIFA is more influential than religion
  13. Reform of the Curia is unnecessary, says Archbishop Gänswein
  14. German Catholics: Vatican family survey ‘too fixated on ideals’
  15. Cardinal Burke renews attack on 'Pope's theologian' Kasper
  16. German lay group rebuked for rushing reform agenda
  17. Early markers put down over same-sex marriage
  18. CDF to be given power to judge bishops in abuse cases
  19. German bishop wants Benedict XVI’s Good Friday Prayer revoked
  20. Cardinal describes how pathway for remarried divorcees would work
  21. Benedict XVI says Christian music tradition is a 'pathway to the divine'
  22. Call to priesthood not the same as call to celibacy, says dean
  23. German Protestants apologise for Reformation iconoclasm
  24. 'Bishop of bling' sued by his former diocese for €3.9m
  25. Gay head of church after-school club reinstated after law change
  26. Cardinal Koch praises Pope's fresh approach to ecumenism that 'sets him apart' from predecessors
  27. 'Bishop of Bling' need not pay damages
  28. Merkel tells Christians to keep faith as migrant crisis intensifies
  29. Catholic priest resigns after five race-related death threats during year of abuse
  30. Merkel’s challenge on Islamist violence
  31. Report savages Abdullah Centre
  32. Leaders split on march for Christian West
  33. New Protestant chairman affirms principle of unity
  34. Hopes for harmony in Dresden
  35. Minute’s silence on Good Friday TV upheld
  36. Curia job for the ‘bishop of bling’
  37. Don’t cave in to terror, says bishop
  38. Adjust expectations of Francis ‘revolution’, says Kasper
  39. New law on Islam ‘could be a model for Germany’
  40. Nuncio laments post–Communist decline of Christianity
  41. Examine the sources of Islamist violence, says Jaschke
  42. Burke draws red lines over reforms
  43. Woelki mocks Sepp Blatter’s ‘own goal’
  44. Curia is loyal, says Müller
  45. Raif Badawi’s blogs published
  46. Schönborn expects ‘clear word’ on divorce and conscience
  47. No Pope can be ‘everybody’s darling’: Gänswein
  48. Vienna’s work against persecution praised
  49. Questionnaire ‘too fixated on ideal image of the family’
  50. Burke renews attack on Kasper
  51. Tentative fresh start for Vienna’s King Abdullah Centre
  52. ‘Bishop of Bling’ gets vital role in Jubilee
  53. Bishops rebuke lay group for rushing ahead with reform agenda
  54. St John Paul II and Benedict XVI ‘did not block cause’
  55. Early markers put down over same-sex marriage
  56. CDF to be given power to judge bishops in abuse cases
  57. Müller says Irish vote discriminates against family
  58. Families ‘are a better safety net than the state’
  59. Bishop wants Benedict XVI’s revised Good Friday Prayer revoked
  60. Fürst insists children need a mother and a father
  61. Encyclical ‘could be problematic’
  62. Ecumenical Reformation Jubilee
  63. Kasper describes how ‘penitential pathway’ might work in practice
  64. Benedict XVI says Christian music tradition is unique
  65. Synod tensions can hurt but are ‘a good thing’
  66. Beijing ‘milks’ Shanghai Diocese
  67. Disputes over marriage ‘use different languages’
  68. Call to priesthood ‘not the same’ as call to celibacy
  69. Exodus from Church shows an increase of 20 per cent
  70. Protestants apologise for iconoclasm
  71. More help for Christian refugees urged
  72. Diocese to claim £2.8m in damages from ‘bishop of bling’
  73. Homosexuality ‘not freely chosen’
  74. Koch praises Pope’s fresh approach to ecumenism
  75. Global response to ‘accessible’ family survey
  76. Migrant crisis will change Europe, says Schönborn
  77. Synod divisions blamed on the Germans
  78. Bishops at odds over migrants
  79. Christians shouldn’t fear Islamisation, says Merkel
  80. Migrants crisis moves to top of agenda
  81. Warnings and fears ahead of Synod
  82. ‘Welcome refugees or face barbarism,’ says cardinal
  83. Anniversary service emphasises diversity
  84. Pope ‘must speak’ on theology of the Eucharist
  85. Theologians analyse love and mercy
  86. Abbot regrets that women cannot vote on family
  87. The Bible ‘is my most prized treasure’
  88. Campaigns aim to curb assisted suicide
  89. Kasper held back by ‘entrenched positions’
  90. Call to adopt Pope’s concept of a synodal way forward
  91. Schönborn: war declared on Christianity and civilisation
  92. Churches converted to house refugees
  93. Vatican reaches out to Orthodox
  94. Parish clustering begins in earnest
  95. Cardinal calls for boycott of Qatar World Cup
  96. Duka defends eastern Europe on refugees
  97. Koch to meet LGBT refugees
  98. Scholars must make clear that violence against infidels not God’s will, says Müller
  99. New year appeal for religious freedom
  100. Migration threatening ‘humanistic spirit’
  101. ‘One in three’ Regensburg choirboys abused
  102. Schönborn says the Iron Curtain is back
  103. Koch visits LGBT refugees
  104. Marx sees more freedom for Church
  105. Cardinal denounces Cologne cover-up
  106. CDF Prefect accused of hushing up abuse
  107. Catholic church instinct to deal with sex abuse itself has caused victims spiritual and physical trauma
  108. Marx: ‘Reduce the number of refugees’
  109. Muslims torment Christians in refugee shelters
  110. Praise for carers of souls
  111. Bishops admit they failed to protect Christian refugees
  112. Imams returned to Turkey as new Islam law comes into force
  113. No cover-up of abuse by Church, says Müller
  114. Secular world looking again at Christianity
  115. Hundreds of Muslims convert
  116. Afro-German priest resigns after racist death threats
  117. Religious freedom ‘essential’, Muslims told
  118. Don’t exclude anti-migrant party, says bishop
  119. Gänswein expresses reservations about pace of reform
  120. Terrible plight of Yemen’s last Christians
  121. Europe’s bishops told: visit Iraq to learn from refugees
  122. Jehovah's Witnesses target Muslim refugees in Germany
  123. Czech government refuses Christian refugees after 'snub'
  124. Half of all new converts to Catholicism in Vienna are Muslim
  125. Bishops call Erdogan to order on eve of Merkel visit to Turkey
  126. Mannheim to host seminal exhibition on papacy
  127. Lehmann speaks out on divisive issues
  128. Bishops warn of plans to ‘Islamise’ Europe
  129. Former Greens leader wins presidency
  130. Catholics back ‘migrants welcome’ policy
  131. Zollner says abuse is worldwide problem
  132. Marx commends Bundestag genocide ruling
  133. Reformation triggered by ‘trivial’ issue
  134. Church teaching ‘requires clarity, not loosely worded footnotes’
  135. Schönborn wants Muslim leaders to speak out on Islamist terrorism
  136. Ankara seeks papal approval after Erdogan crackdown
  137. ‘Joint Festival of Christ’ to be staged in Holy Land
  138. Cardinal fears 'Islamic conquest of Europe'
  139. Benedict persuaded to publish book of 'historic' interviews
  140. Benedict's Regensburg Address was 'prophetic', says German cardinal
  141. Schönborn insists he was not criticising Islam
  142. Regensburg address was ‘prophetic’, says Müller
  143. Bishops call for new law to control immigration
  144. Cardinals ‘shattered’ by hostility to Pope coming from within the Catholic Church
  145. Marx throws weight behind Merkel on refugees
  146. Canon lawyer appeals to Francis for ‘clarity’
  147. Koch says unity must take centre stage on Reformation anniversary
  148. Abuse at choir school far worse than feared
  149. Reformation anniversary push for unity
  150. Cardinal Kasper: Time to end debate on Amoris Laetitia and put it into practice
  151. Sharp increase in annulment procedures
  152. Cardinal penitent before abuse victims
  153. Catholic Church must guard against polarisation over Amoris Laetitia, Cardinal Müller warns
  154. Special fund for victims of abuse affected by statute of limitations
  155. Cardinal Schönborn: Islam must reform itself
  156. Liberation theologian says married ex-priests may return to ministry in Brazil
  157. Persecution of Christians in refugee camps swept under carpet, says Lutheran pastor
  158. Cologne priests call for women’s ordination
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