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Renardo Schlegelmilch is a freelance journalist and author based in Cologne, Germany. He works for Vatican Radio among other publications.
Demonstrators stand outside the German bishops' spring meeting in Lingen on March 11, 2019. The sexual abuse scandal and demands for reform have changed the German church, Cardinal Reinhard Marx of Munich said March 14. (CNS photo/Harald Oppitz, KNA)
Faith Dispatches
Renardo SchlegelmilchAugust 07, 2019
German Catholics are embarking on what is being called a “synodal journey,” but it promises to be a potentially rocky one, focusing on subjects the church usually avoids.
Politics & Society Dispatches
Renardo SchlegelmilchJune 18, 2019
The Munsterschwarzach Abbey in Bavaria began their eco-project in 2000—years before politicians or the German public began to worry about climate change.