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Pope Francis Told Bishop Bätzing: We Don’t Need 2 Evangelical Churches in Germany

Vatican MediaBishop Georg Bätzing, chairman of the German bishops’ conference, meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican, June 24, 2021.

Pope Francis also discussed the future of the embattled German Cardinal Rainer Woelki, who has faced intense pressure to step down as head of the Cologne archdiocese.