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Pope sends condolences on death of Ethiopian Orthodox prelate

Catholic World News - August 17, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI has sent a message of condolence to the Ethiopian Orthodox Church on the death of Patriarch Abuna Paulos.

The Ethiopian Orthodox leader died on August 15 at the age of 76 after a long illness. The Pope paid homage to his “firm commitment to promoting greater unity through dialogue and cooperation.”

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