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“The quick and unprecedented dismissal that was not clearly explained to him or church members is a test of humility and loyalty for everybody concerned.”

“The quick and unprecedented dismissal that was not clearly explained to him or church members is a test of humility and loyalty for everybody concerned.”

Ján Figeľ, chair of the Christian Democratic Movement (KDH), reacts to the dismissal of Róbert Bezák, the archbishop of Trnava, by the Vatican on July 2.

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