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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 7, 2017

EDITOR’S NOTE:
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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