€5 million French Catholic compensation fund for sexual abuse survivors. A conference of 120 bishops in Lourdes this week agreed to the establishment of a fund to compensate the survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic clergy in France.
Tag Archives: Belgium
September 2021 #3 – Pope in Hungary and Slovakia
Articles on the pope’s visit to Hungary and Slovakia, a European conference on religious freedom, and a new piece of music to celebrate the Ghent altarpiece
August 2021 #4 – Alcohol-free Trappist beer
This week’s European Churches Chronicle sees articles on the world’s first alcohol-free Trappist beer, three Belgian church restoration projects, and a Methodist minister singing the whole hymn book for charity
July 2021 #4 — Flooding. Churches highlight work-life balance to EU Presidency. Evaluating the impact of Covid
In a week that saw devastating flooding in Europe, Church leaders met with the incoming EU Presidency and called for a common day of rest. We also look at research evaluating the impact of Covid on churches