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Diocese defends priest's actions

Says parishioner arrested for safety

By Donovan Slack and Maria Sacchetti
Globe Staff / November 8, 2004

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The Archdiocese of Boston yesterday defended the actions of a Winchester priest who ordered a 69-year-old parishioner removed from Immaculate Conception Church on Saturday, saying the Rev. Thomas Foley did not want to upset other parishioners by letting the man stay in the church after its final Mass. (Full article: 851 words)

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