German church divide

30 years after reunification still no unity

Area of Berlin Wall today © Anli Serfontein

THIRTY years after reunification, the old divisions between East and West Germany have not been fully overcome in German Churches or wider society.

For the first time since reunification, in late August, the five church leaders of the East German regional Protestant Churches of the Council of the Evangelical Church in Germany…



Musings on societies, politics, films, books, religion & interfaith by a South African born journalist, raised in an anti-apartheid family, now living in Berlin — the once divided city. Views are my own.

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