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Bishop Sirba’s funeral Mass is Dec. 6; he is remembered as a ‘kind, gentle, faithful shepherd’

Bishop Sirba’s funeral Mass is Dec. 6; he is remembered as a ‘kind, gentle, faithful shepherd’

| December 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

Kind, gentle, humble, holy.
Those are some of the ways people describe Bishop Paul Sirba of Duluth, who died Dec. 1 after a heart attack at St. Rose in Proctor, where he was living at the rectory. He was 59.

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Retired Alaska archbishop, a St. Paul native, recovering after minor heart attack

Retired Alaska archbishop, a St. Paul native, recovering after minor heart attack

| Joel Davidson | May 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Schwietz experienced chest pains while preparing to celebrate morning Mass at St. Andrew Church in Eagle River, Alaska, where he has served as pastor since his retirement in November 2016.

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