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Bishop William Murphy of Long Island’s Diocese of Rockville Centre will meet January 19 with four hundred of his priests. It’s about time. Murphy is responding to a request made in a letter signed by fifty priests calling for a conversation with the bishop. The letter noted a “sadness and sense of desperation” among Rockville Centre clergy in the aftermath of the sexual-abuse crisis, and asserted that “life goes on under a dark cloud.”...

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