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German Bishop On Leave

Bishop Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst gets some distance from┬áhis diocese in an uproar over overspending and perhaps and overbearing style of governance. Pope Francis didn’t remove him permanently, but people are skeptical the so-called Bishop Bling could return. Franz-Josef Bode, bishop … Continue reading

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