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Estonian theologian elected new General Secretary of Lutheran World Federation

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

The 45-year-old Estonian theologian was elected by the Federation Council on Saturday. She is the first woman and first representative from Eastern Europe to hold this position: ” I pray for the guidance of God’s Spirit.” She succeeds Rev. Dr Martin Junge who led the communion of 148 member churches for the past eleven years. Vatican News staff writer The Council of the Lutheran World Federation (LWF) has elected Estonian…