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Catholics, Lutherans look toward Christian unity in Reformation statement

Oct 31, 2017

By Hannah Brockhaus

The Reformation anniversary gives us a renewed impetus to work for reconciliation, said a statement released jointly Tuesday by the... Read more

Martin Luther by Lucas Cranach the Elder. Public Domain.

What caused the Reformation? A Catholic explainer

Oct 30, 2017

By Mary Farrow

One fated Halloween, 500 years ago, Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of Wittenberg Castle in a... Read more

Pope Francis meets with German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier Oct. 9, 2017.

Migration, Reformation center of Pope's meeting with German president

Oct 9, 2017

By Elise Harris

On Monday Pope Francis met German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier at the Vatican for a conversation focused largely on migration and... Read more

Pope Francis examines a book with Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, chairman of the Evangelical Church in Germany, at an ecumenical meeting at the Vatican, Feb. 6, 2017.

Look to Christ to overcome 'tragic' Reformation legacy, Pope says

Feb 6, 2017

The 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation is an opportunity for both Protestants and Catholics to place Christ at the... Read more