Destruction of Village Churches in France

A new crisis in laïcité, a version of secularization, has arisen in provincial France. A number of village churches have been demolished, leading to complaints that French rural culture is beyond destroyed.

EglisedeGeste

French historians and other scholars are weighing in on this politically charged issue in France.

Philippe Boutry was recently interviewed by Le Point on this subject.

See the interview in Le Point.

 

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