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By Mark Davis
The nation founders, the Lone Star State thrives
Topic - Reinhard Marx
The appointment of Msgr. Brian Edwin Ferme as prelate secretary of the newly established Council for the Economy shows Pope Francis will shape the council with the advice of his Council of Cardinals.
Updated March 26, 2014 at 9:52a.m. MST. Adds comments from Cardinal Reinhard Marx at paragraph 3.
Cardinal Reinhard Marx was elected head of the German bishops’ conference Wednesday, succeeding Robert Zollitsch, Archbishop Emeritus of Freiburg im Breisgau.
In comments made during a March 26 press conference in Berlin, Cardinal Reinhard Marx expressed that "Now it is important that the diocese of Limburg is able to go down a good path with a common future."
In Berlin, Cardinal Reinhard Marx, the head of the German Bishops' Conference, told reporters he would do whatever he could to help the Limburg dioceses move on.