Holocaust-denying bishop defies Vatican again with consecration

Richard Williamson

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Bishop Richard Williamson in 1991. His term ended in 2012.

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RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) Rogue Roman Catholic bishop Richard Williamson's consecration of Father Jean-Michel Faure, which incurs an automatic excommunication of both men, now creates a new ultra-traditionalist splinter group opposed to any form of dialogue with the Vatican.