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Schüller Tipping Point Tour

Schüller draws big crowd at Boston talk

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Hundreds lined up early at the First Church and Parish in Dedham, Mass., Wednesday to hear Austrian priest Helmut Schüller speak about his ideas for reform in the Catholic church, reports WBUR, NPR's station in Boston.

Schüller was scheduled to speak at St. Susanna Parish until Boston Cardinal Sean O'Malley in June barred him from speaking on archdiocesan property.

Father Helmut Schüller’s tour dates and locations

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Since yesterday’s posting about the kickoff of Father Helmut Schüller’s “Catholic Tipping Point: Conversations” tour, emails have been pouring in about his schedule for the next three weeks. Though his events in New York City and Boston are now complete, there are thirteen stops ahead in Philadelphia, and throughout the Midwest and West Coast. His final stop, on August 7, will be on Long Island.

'Rebellious' Austrian priest to embark on multicity U.S. tour

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Fr. Helmut Schüller, a leader of church reform in Austria, is coming to the United States for a 15-city speaking tour from July 16 through Aug. 6.

In March, just as Pope Francis was elected, The New York Times featured Schüller as a "rebellious priest" who comes from what "might well be the unruliest country in the Catholic world."

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