Liberia: Outspoken Catholic Bishop Dies


The outspoken bishop emeritus of the Catholic Diocese of Monrovia, Archbishop Michael Kpakala Francis, is dead following a long illness.

Bishop-Emeritus Arch-bishop Michael Kpakala Francis

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    The NEWS, 20 May 2013

    Archbishop Michael Kpakala Francis has ended his earthly journey following a long illness as a result of stroke. He was 77. His death was announced Sunday on state radio, the ... read more »

  • Liberia:  Our Tribute to Bishop Michael K. Francis

    The NEWS, 20 May 2013

    The Most Outspoken personality in contemporary Liberia has been silenced permanently by the power of death. Catholic Archbishop Michael K. Francis has finally given up the ghost ... read more »

  • Liberia:  A 'Big Blow' to Liberia - Death of Archbishop Francis Hits Nation, Catholic Church

    FrontPageAfrica, 19 May 2013

    Monrovia - Archbishop Michael Kpakala Francis, an outspoken clergy renowned for his fiery sermons and stance against brutal regimes of former presidents Samuel Doe and Charles ... read more »

  • Liberia:  Catholic Archbishop Michael Francis Is Dead

    FrontPageAfrica, 19 May 2013

    Archbishop Michael Kpakala Francis, an outspoken clergy renowned for his fiery sermons and stance against brutal regimes of former presidents Samuel Doe and Charles Ghankay Taylor ... read more »