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Calls to protect vicars from threats of abuse and violence

The work done by parish priests is difficult and daunting and sometimes it can be dangerous.

Earlier this year the Reverend John Suddards was murdered in his vicarage, stabbed by a homeless drifter.

His death has prompted concerns about the dangers facing the clergy, and their families.

John Maguire reports.

  • 17 Dec 2012
  • From the section UK