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Pope accepts resignation of Washington archbishop in sex abuse crisis

Reuters Friday, 12 October 2018
Pope accepts resignation of Washington archbishop in sex abuse crisisPope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl as archbishop of Washington, D.C., the Vatican said on Friday, making him one of the most senior Catholic figures to step down in a worldwide sexual abuse crisis.
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Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl as archbishop of Washington, D.C., the Vatican said on Friday, making him one of the most senior Catholic figures to step down in a worldwide sexual abuse crisis. Havovi Cooper reports.

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