“We need to bring different faiths together to live in peace.” For the theologian and pastor Margot Käßmann, Luther’s words are today more relevant than ever.
When he pinned his 95 theses to the door of the church in Wittenberg 500 years ago, Martin Luther didn't just spark a church reformation, but a global movement. An exhibition in Berlin examines his wider impact.
Protestant theologian Margot Kässmann says she does not want to serve as the next president of Germany, putting an end to speculation about her candidacy. A replacement for President Gauck will be chosen in early 2017.
Social Democrat (SPD) chief Sigmar Gabriel wants to see Protestant theologian Margot Käßmann in the running to be Joachim Gauck's successor, German media has reported. The new president will be elected in February, 2017.
The church where Martin Luther is said to have posted his "Ninety-five Theses" has reopened ahead of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. The ceremony was attended by the German president and the Danish queen.
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