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Bishop’s residence ruined, priest killed, cardinal injured in Haiti earthquake

August 16, 2021

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CWN Editor's Note: One priest was killed, another is missing, and Cardinal Chibly Langlois suffered serious (but not life-threatening) injuries when the episcopal residence in Les Cayes was destroyed by an earthquake on August 14. Father Emile Beldor was killed; the fate of Father Jean-Antoine Coulanges in not yet known. Two members of the staff at the residence also died.

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