First female bishop elected to lead German Protestants

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ULM, Germany (RNS/ENI) The Evangelical Church in Germany has elected Bishop Margot Kassmann to be its new leader, the first time a woman has become the highest representative of 24 million German Protestants. The decision was made on Wednesday (Oct. 28) by the EKD’s highest governing body, its synod, meeting in Ulm, southern Germany. Fifty-one-year-old […]

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