Pope meets with German “luxury bishop” amid outcry over his high-priced residence renovation

Pope meets with German “luxury bishop” amid outcry over his high-priced residence renovation


Pope meets with German 'luxury bishop'

Associated Press - 21 October 2013 06:36-04:00

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has met with a German bishop whose 31 million-euro ($42 million) building renovation has scandalized Germany.
The Vatican gave no details about Monday's meeting with Bishop Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst, bishop of Limburg.
Last week, the head of the German bishops' conference, Archbishop Robert Zollitsch, briefed Francis on the scandal...


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