|Before the post-conciliar changes|
The Parish Church of Saint Matthias, in Meiderich, Duisburg (North Rhine Westphalia), was founded in 1898 and was a functioning church with reasonable attendance.
|After the post-conciliar changes|
A symbol of a post-conciliar Europe: in the site of what once was a vibrant large church, the corporation will build a complex of six buildings with "barrier-free apartments accessible to the elderly."
(Source of last image and quote; tip: Le forum catholique.)