INDIANAPOLIS (EWTN News/CNA)—Today Pope Benedict XVI accepted the early resignation of Archbishop Daniel Buechlein of Indianapolis due to health issues. The archbishop’s retirement was announced on Sept. 21 and is effective immediately.
“It has been a joy for me to serve as archbishop of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis for the past 20 years. I want to thank all of the clergy, religious, archdiocesan staff and laypeople for the support you have given me over the years,” Archbishop Buechlein said in a Sept. 21 statement from the archdiocese.
“You truly have been a blessing to me. With your help and the help of God, we have been able to accomplish much.”
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