Sensation as Vatican overrules Dublin archbishop Diarmuid Martin


He goes on to say they “are to be assigned revised responsibilities within the diocese”. He did not specify what these revised responsibilities would involve, but he is now left with two auxiliary bishops who he evidently does not want.

No matter how balmy our Indian summer is this year in Ireland, the next meeting in Archbishop’s house with his exonerated bishops will certainly not be frost free.

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(Garry O’Sullivan is editor of the Irish Catholic and broke this story)