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Miamiís Catholic Faithful Mourn Loss Of Beloved Bishop
CBS ^ | 4/12/12

Posted on 04/13/2012 5:38:56 AM PDT by SoFloFreeper

Miami’s Cuban exile community is mourning the loss of a beloved spiritual leader.

Catholics packed The Shrine of Our Lady of Charity for Thursday night’s visitation.

Auxiliary Bishop Agustín Román died Wednesday night in Miami. He was 83 years old.

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TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: Florida
KEYWORDS: media; religion
I have been chuckling, sadly, to myself as these local reporters, all of whom don't know anything about Fidel Castro, talk about the Bishop's life.

All of them say what the diocese has undoubtedly released as his biography--that he was forced out of Cuba by Castro when the commie dictator took over in 1961....

But none of them seem to make the connection between the loss of freedom and the government pushing religion out of the public square.

1 posted on 04/13/2012 5:39:11 AM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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2 posted on 04/13/2012 6:48:03 PM PDT by fieldmarshaldj (If you like lying Socialist dirtbags, you'll love Slick Willard)
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