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Cardinal Reinhard Marx, pictured in January 2020./ Rudolf Gehrig/CNA Deutsch. /

Pope Francis Declines German Cardinal’s Resignation, Asks Him to Continue Serving

Pope Francis declined on Thursday the resignation of Cardinal Reinhard Marx, offered to him last month.

Cardinal Reinhard Marx, pictured in Rome Feb. 24, 2019./ Daniel Ibáñez/CNA. /

German Cardinal Aged 67 Offers Resignation Letter to Pope Francis

Cardinal Reinhard Marx, the 67-year-old archbishop of Munich and Freising, has offered his resignation to Pope Francis.