Ex-priest as Administrator of a Rural Parish

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This article talks about two brothers, both became ordained as missionaries, although one priest left the priesthood to get married. He still officiates at communion services, wintneses weddings, and since “once a priest always a priest” he’ll hear the confessions of dying parishoners.

What do you think of this practice? I’m almost not sure what to think.

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