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Notification of Dismissal from the Clerical State: Edward J. Arsenault


April 7, 2017

This notification constitutes the entire public statement regarding this matter

(MANCHESTER) - On February 28, 2017, Pope Francis decreed Edward J. Arsenault dismissed from the clerical state, and dispensed him from all obligations subsequent to sacred ordination, including that of celibacy. By virtue of this decree, Edward J. Arsenault has no faculties to act, function, or present himself as a priest.
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