Posts Tagged ‘Archbishop of Paris resignation’

Former Parish Archbishop to sue for defamation

Thursday, December 16th, 2021

Michel Aupetit, recently relieved of his duties as Archbishop of Paris by the pope, has indicated that he plans to sue a popular French magazine that published insinuating photos it secretly took of him and a young woman. The 70-year-old archbishop said this week that his attorney is drawing up papers to sue the weekly Read more

Pope: gossip the reason for Paris archbishop’s resignation

Thursday, December 9th, 2021
Pope questioned over resignation

Questions are being asked over the speed at which Pope Francis accepted the resignation of the Archbishop of Paris, Michel Aupetit. The unusually rapid acceptance has prompted speculation there is more to the issue than has been confirmed. Reporters on the pope’s flight from Greece to Rome asked the pope why he accepted the resignation Read more