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http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/world/priest-set-alight-by-man-during-mass-in-church/story-e6frf7lf-1226059930401

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Father Remigijus Kuprys, 46, managed to extinguish the flames with the help of worshippers, but suffered facial burns.

The attack occurred during the service on Thursday in the central Lithuanian town of Jonava, when a 42-year-old local resident sprayed Kuprys with the flammable liquid and set it ablaze with a cigarette lighter.

Please pray for the victim, Father Remigijus Kupry, and for the assailant who is assumed to be mentally ill.
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