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Swedish priest sacked for protesting woman bishop

Susanne Rappmann became Bishop of Gothenburg in 2017. Photo: Harald Nilsson

Published: 16.Feb.2019 17:59 hrs

A Swedish priest has been sacked after protesting that his new woman bishop "could never be a spiritual leader".

Susanne Rappmann became the first ever woman ordained Bishop of Gothenburg in November 2017, ten years after Christina Odenberg, Bishop of Lund until 2017,  broke the threshold. 
 
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