Knoxville bishop responds to Notre Dame fire

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An East Tennessee diocese has released a statement responding to the catastrophic fire at the iconic cathedral of Notre Dame in France.

Bishop Richard Stika from the Diocese of Knoxville released a statement in the fire’s aftermath saying quote, “To see the news accounts of the devastating fire at the cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris is shocking. This cathedral dates back almost 900 years, and it is not only a place of worship but also a symbol of France itself. The diocese of Knoxville offers prayers and support to our brothers and sisters in France.”
 

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