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Release Date: March 27, 2020
His Holiness, Pope Francis, Sends Condolences
Pope Francis sent condolences to Archbishop Dennis M. Schnurr and to all of the faithful of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, upon learning of the death of Archbishop Emeritus Daniel E. Pilarczyk. Please see the attached letter from the Apolostolic Nunciature, United States of America.
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cincinnati is the 44th largest Catholic diocese in the country, with more than 450,000 Catholics, and has the fifth largest Catholic school system in terms of enrollment with more than 40,000 students. The 19-county territory includes 211 parishes and 111 Catholic primary and secondary schools.