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Christa Pongratz-Lippitt



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  1. Christa Pongratz-Lippitt: On 30 years writing for The Tablet
  2. Obituary: Cardinal Karl Lehmann
  3. Bishops call for new law to control immigration
  4. Cardinals ‘shattered’ by hostility to Pope coming from within the Catholic Church
  5. Marx throws weight behind Merkel on refugees
  6. Canon lawyer appeals to Francis for ‘clarity’
  7. Koch says unity must take centre stage on Reformation anniversary
  8. Abuse at choir school far worse than feared
  9. Reformation anniversary push for unity
  10. Cardinal Kasper: Time to end debate on Amoris Laetitia and put it into practice
  11. Sharp increase in annulment procedures
  12. Cardinal penitent before abuse victims
  13. Catholic Church must guard against polarisation over Amoris Laetitia, Cardinal Müller warns
  14. Special fund for victims of abuse affected by statute of limitations
  15. Cardinal Schönborn: Islam must reform itself
  16. Liberation theologian says married ex-priests may return to ministry in Brazil
  17. Persecution of Christians in refugee camps swept under carpet, says Lutheran pastor
  18. Cologne priests call for women’s ordination
  19. Refugees urged to learn German values
  20. Bundestag president says Muslims must examine Islam’s links with violence
  21. German bishops open the way to communion for the remarried
  22. Bundestag remembers Nazi euthanasia
  23. Francis holds private meeting with Protestant leaders
  24. Burke suspended 'de facto' as Knights patron, Grand Chancellor says
  25. Former provincial quits over cover-up
  26. Women deacons a possibility says cardinal
  27. EXCLUSIVE: Hans Kung slams Catholic/Protestant Reformation declaration for ignoring schism
  28. Many Muslims convert as adult baptisms increase
  29. CDF prefect favours decentralisation
  30. Diocese presents plan for mega-parishes
  31. Bishops explicitly reject same-sex marriage
  32. ‘Examine history of women’s diaconate’, urges Schönborn
  33. Cologne starts preparing for 2018 Youth Synod
  34. Berlin Protestant church day celebrating 500th anniversary of the Reformation attracts thousands
  35. Orthodox patriarch praises Luther on freedom
  36. Marx questions religions and violence
  37. Catholic groups help to return Christians to Nineveh Plain
  38. Cardinal calls for more women in leading positions in Church
  39. Pope miles ‘more popular than the Church’, poll finds
  40. German bishops 'deeply saddened' as parliament votes to legalise same-sex marriage
  41. Pope and Pope Emeritus pay tributes to Meisner
  42. Marx calls for apology to gays
  43. Schönborn shattered by Turkish president’s brutal threats
  44. Regensburg choir abuse report 'shatters' bishop
  45. Catholics urge US and North Korea to open dialogue
  46. Refugees must be welcomed, says German Bishops’ Conference
  47. German bishops call for dialogue and respect after election result shock
  48. Ecumenism has some way to go says Cardinal Koch
  49. Catechism ‘permits revised teaching on death penalty’ says Schönborn
  50. Both sides in Amoris Laetitia debate are right, says Cardinal Müller
  51. More than 20,000 sign petition supporting Pope
  52. Pan-Amazon bishop calls for new rules on priesthood
  53. Cardinal Woelki says differences with Protestants are still profound
  54. Müller insists Vatican must have last word on translations
  55. Austrian bishops speak out against same-sex marriage
  56. German Church leaders regret collapse of coalition negotiations
  57. Accepting refugees ‘helps to build peace’
  58. Cardinal Marx condemns ‘lack of vision’ in EU
  59. New church for 5000 Chaldean Catholics from Middle East
  60. German Church accused of failing to make finances transparent
  61. Cardinal Marx calls for taming of ‘unbridled capitalism’
  62. Schönborn defends EU as ‘unprecedented model for peace’
  63. Christian asylum seekers in Austria asked to prove their faith
  64. Pope Francis hears the 'cry of the poor' in Peru
  65. Marx says priests can bless gay couples
  66. Europe’s disregard for Christian persecution ‘almost sinister’
  67. Cologne rejects Marx move on abortion counselling centres
  68. Chaput calls on Marx to be clear about gay blessings
  69. Talks held on helping persecuted Christians
  70. Communion for couples in ‘mixed marriages’ possible in individual cases, German bishops rule
  71. Protests grow against Hamburg school closures
  72. Pope donates 100,000 euros (£90,000) towards first Orthodox monastery in Austria
  73. Müller warns against ‘protestantisation’
  74. Cardinal Lehmann dies aged 81
  75. Austrian bishops in solidarity move to Sarajevo
  76. Theologians regret Pope Emeritus’ view of Hünermann
  77. German bishops’ dispute over communion deepens
  78. Cologne’s inner city parishes to be clustered into a ‘mission area’
  79. Award for German ‘antisemitic’ rappers condemned
  80. German bishops agree ‘final handout’ on mixed-marriage couples
  81. Crosses to become obligatory in every public building in Bavaria
  82. Intercommunion row 'damaging' Church in Germany
  83. Knights of Malta enduring ‘painful’ reforms
  84. Koch pulls out of Mass with priest with anti-semitic past
  85. Cardinal Marx condemns Bavaria decision to hang crosses in all public buildings
  86. Nuncio berates Cardinal Marx over Bavarian crosses
  87. Cardinal Müller defends Bavarian decision on crosses
  88. Katholikentag seeks peace amidst heated German church controversy
  89. Bishops ask what Francis meant by ‘unanimous’
  90. Schonborn at odds with CDF statement on women priests
  91. Ladaria’s letter on Communion angers German bishops
  92. Schönborn: all religions must respect rule of law
  93. German bishops: Pope ‘muddies waters’ on intercommunion
  94. Sharp criticism of Benedict’s Communio article mounts
  95. Medjugorje pilgrimages affirmed as worthy
  96. Jewish leaders complain to Cardinal Koch on Benedict essay
  97. Koch defends Benedict’s Communio article
  98. Family a key issue for Church and society says Schönborn
  99. German church leaders condemn racism and ‘migrant-bashing’ in Chemnitz
  100. More than 4 per cent of German priests abused minors, report shows
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