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Controversial stalwart of communist era Church in Poland dead at 83

 

VATICAN CITY (CNS): Jozef Cardinal Glemp, the former bishop of Warsaw, who was primate of the Catholic Church in Poland during the final years of communism and during the restoration of democracy, died on January 23 at the age of 83 in a Warsaw hospital, Vatican Radio reported. He had undergone surgery almost a year ago as part of his treatment for lung cancer. 

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