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New Zealand bishop resigns over ‘unacceptable’ sexual relationship

October 07, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Bishop Charles Drennan, 59, was ordained to the priesthood in 1996 and became bishop of Palmerston North in 2012. Pope Francis accepted his resignation, and Cardinal John Dew of Wellington issued a statement on the bishop’s relationship with a young woman.

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