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Pope Ousts Alleged Abusers Who Were Priests In Boston Archdiocese

Three men who once worked as priests in the Boston Archdiocese have been ousted from the priesthood by Pope Benedict XVI after being accused of sex abuse. The Boston Archdiocese announced Friday that Frederick J. Cartier, Louis J. Govoni and Frederick Guthrie had been laicized.

02/12/2011

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Pope Rejects Appeal From Closed Mass. Parishes

Pope Benedict XVI has rejected an appeal from a group of Boston-area parishioners who asked him to reverse the seven-year-old decision to close their churches.

01/04/2011

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