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Latest in Tag: church

Dresden’s Church of Our Lady celebration defies xenophobia with music

Destroyed by Allied bombs in World War II, Dresden’s iconic Church of Our Lady was restored 10 years ago. In a city now marked by xenophobic tendencies, the anniversary is celebrated with music that evokes community. At Neumarkt Square in downtown Dresden, much to the delight of the children on hand, a street performer is …

Deutsche Welle

Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia to become world’s tallest church in 2026

Germany’s Ulm Cathedral is getting competition from the long-unfinished Sagrada Familia in Barcelona’s for the world’s tallest church. The prized pinnacle on Gaudi’s masterpiece won’t be finished for another 11 years. It will only have taken 144 years to complete. But the massive construction site at the Sagrada Familia Basilica in Barcelona hasn’t kept tourists …

Deutsche Welle

The clanging cymbal, a church with a loveless creed

By Wael Eskandar “People talk about human rights, but what about God’s rights?” said Pope Tawadros in his sermon on the eve of Coptic Christmas on 6 January. These words, and most others in the same sermon rang hollow, as I recalled the opening lines of chapter thirteen in the book of Corinthians: “If I …

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