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Germany’s ‘Synodal Way’ Divides Local Catholics

Thomas Lohnes
Bishop Georg Batzing (L), Chairman of the German Bishops’ Conference and Cardinal Reinhard Marx (R) talk during the final day of the “Synadoler Weg” Catholic Reform Movement Congress on February 05, 2022 in Frankfurt, Germany.

Some laypeople who spoke with the Register support its heterodox approach, but others warn their local Church is careening toward schism.