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German seminary rector found dead following abuse allegations

June 13, 2022

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CWN Editor's Note: Father Christof May, the rector of the seminary in the Diocese of Limburg, has died in a suspected suicide, shortly after he was suspended during an investigation into sexual abuse allegations.

The Diocese of Limburg is led by Bishop Georg B├Ątzing, president of the German bishops’ conference.

Father May, 49, was a critic of Catholic teaching on homosexuality and women’s ordination.

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