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Friday, December 22, 2006

The Tale of A Humble Priest From Detroit

Good to see the focus is always on Christ and His Church:

Gumbleton also said he was anxious that his last days at St. Leo's not be turned into "a media circus."

"I would just as soon not have Sunday liturgy become something that is about me. I want to keep the parish going as a parish as we have for 20 some years," he said.

"I don't see any point in people coming to demonstrate or anything of the sort. It's
not like it's my funeral Mass or something like that. I just want everything to continue to be as much for the parish as possible and not be flooded with outsiders."


Bishop Gumbleton, humble.

(By the way, Your Excellency, if it were your funeral Mass I am quite sure that there wouldn't be any people coming to demonstrate. Wait...what do you mean by demonstrate?)

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