Bishop-elect washes feet of the homeless on Maundy Thursday

Priests wash the feet of New  Haven's poor at a Maundy Thursday ceremony/Tracy Simmons - CreedibleNEW HAVEN — He rolled up his sleeves, snapped some blue medical gloves on his hands and gently guided their feet into a warm tub of water.

With a scrub brush and soap he washed their heels, toes and soles – clipping nails on some, smoothing calluses on others. Blessing all of them.

It wasn’t the most glamorous job for the state’s new bishop.

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