TITLE

WHERE HAVE ALL THE LUTHERANS GONE?

AUTHOR(S)
Braw, Elisabeth
PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
Newsweek Global;2/28/2014, Vol. 162 Issue 9, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the decline in membership of Protestant churches in Germany as of February 2014, focusing on the states of Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia where Lutheranism originated. Topics include the role of the church during Communist rule in East Germany, the political careers of Protestant pastors in Germany, and potential means of growing congregations such as through church choirs.
ACCESSION #
94742366

 

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