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Bishop expelled after housing-costs inquiry

Posted: October 24, 2013 at 5:19 a.m.

Pope Francis greets the crowd Wednesday as he driven to his weekly general audience in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican.

Pope Francis greets the crowd Wednesday as he driven to his weekly general audience in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican.

Pope Francis expelled a German bishop from his diocese Wednesday pending the outcome of a church inquiry into the bishop’s $43 million new residence complex.

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