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The latest UK-wide unemployment figures published on 18 January 2012 are even worse than previous bleak economic forecasts predicted.
Three Catholic churches in the west of Germany that may have to close this month have received a show of solidarity from the local Muslim community.
The Kirchentag, Germany's huge bi-annual ecumenical celebration, is making greater efforts to be environmentally friendly in 2012, say organisers.
Across Germany, schools, student organisations and church groups have organised 'flashmobs' to launch "blessings from above" for Reformation Day.
A German 'autobahn church' draws all kinds of travellers from bus charters to long-distance truck drivers, and even hosts ceremonies for bikers.
A widespread “everyday atheism” requires a new understanding of what it means to be the church, according to Berlin theologian Dr Wolf Krötke.
Islam is part of a modern, changing Germany and necessary to develop a vibrant society, President Christian Wulff has said at a church gathering.
Germany’s biggest Protestant gathering, the Kirchentag, has ended with a call for the country’s nuclear power plants to be phased out by 2017.
Germany's biggest Protestant gathering has opened in Dresden with calls to learn from the experiences of non-violence in the former GDR.
Environmental NGOs and energy campaigners around the world have welcomed a decision by the German government to phase out their country's nuclear energy.