Vatican Accepts Resignation of Controversial German Bishop

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The Holy See today announced that Pope Francis had accepted the resignation of Bishop Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst of Limburg, following an investigation into the construction of new residence. The German bishop was heavily criticized when it was revealed that an estimated €31 million ($42 million) was spent on t…

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