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  • On the death of a bishop and truths about “the bishops”

    On the death of a bishop and truths about “the bishops”

    • Aug 6, 2017

    The August 3 death of Bishop Giovanni Benedetti, who led the Diocese of Foligno in Italy from 1976 to 1992, probably won’t attract much comment anywhere outside his native region of Umbria. That’s too bad, because his life illustrates several truths about Catholic bishops that often go unacknowledged or under-appreciated.

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