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Pope agrees to expedite sainthood process for murdered priest

PARIS (Reuters) - Pope Francis has put a French priest knifed to death at his altar by Islamist militants in July on the fast track to possible sainthood, the Archbishop of Rouen Dominique Lebrun said on Sunday.
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