Held in 'deepest affection'

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Archbishop Pietro Sambi, the Holy Father’s diplomatic representative to the U.S., died Wednesday evening, July 27, at the Baltimore hospital where he had been placed in assisted ventilation after complications following a lung surgery performed two weeks ago.

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