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1
Q
What campaign encouraged Germans to abandon the church
A
Church Secession
2
Q
What did some members of the nazi party encourage
A
The German faith movement
3
Q
What did the German faith movement embrace?
A
Blut and Boden (blood and soil) ideology and the rejection of Christian ethics
4
Q
The German faith movement had how many supporters?
A
200,000
5
Q
What were banned from schools in 1938?
A
Nativity plays and carols
6
Q
What was the word Christmas replaced with in the war years?
A
Yuletide
7
Q
What organizations/people stood out against religious opposition to Nazism?
A
Confessional churches
Clergy men - Niemoller