The Netherlands: Newly launched church inventory site attracts church owners and the press alike

Although the effects of secularization are being felt in many places all over Europe, the way to react and deal with them is often country specific. This is especially true for the use of churches and their interior. Structures that have grown historically and nationally, make people and governments react differently to (former) holy places and objects.

In the Netherlands the government is largely absent, which has currently led the Dutch having to make clear choices in relatively little time. Continue reading