Protestant Church Vandalized in Buschhoven

Country: Germany

Date of incident: November 16, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



The Protestant Versöhnungskirche in Buschhoven was the target of vandalism twice in the same week, with its hymnals and booklets scattered, seat cushions thrown on the floor, candles pushed off the altar, and a small fire lit on a doormat. These incidents coincided with fires having been set at the nearby St. Katharina Kirche.

Read about the fires at St. Katharina Kirche here.


Source: General Anzeiger 
Photo: Kirchengeminde Swisttal