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Pope Tawadros inaugurates church in German city of Bitburg

MENA , Friday 17 May 2019
Pope in Church
Pope Tawadros II inaugurating the new church in Germany (Photo: Egyptian Coptic Orthodox church spokesperson Facebook page)
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 Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese inaugurated on Friday Saint Athanasius the Apostle Church in Bitburg, a city in Germany, in the state of Rhineland-Palatinate approximately 25 km northwest of Trier and 50 km northeast of Luxembourg city. 

On Thursday the pope left the Swiss city of Zürich for Germany at the end of a three-day pastoral trip.

During his trip to Switzerland, he inaugurated a church in Zürich and performed pastoral activities as well.

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