The Archbishop of Glasgow, Philip Tartaglia, has been put in temporary charge of the UK Catholic Church following the resignation of Cardinal Keith O'Brien.
The Church said the Pope had appointed Archbishop Tartaglia as Apostolic Administrator of the Archdiocese of St Andrews and Edinburgh with immediate effect.
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