Pope Francis gives thanks for Cardinal Murphy-O’Connor’s ‘distinguished service’

Posted September 2, 2017 11:52 am by Staff Reporter

Pope Francis has written to Archbishop of Westminster Cardinal Vincent Nichols expressing his “heartfelt condolences” upon the death of his predecessor, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor. Cardinal Murphy-O’Connor died on Friday after falling ill last month. The Pope praised his service to the Catholic Church in England and Wales, applauding his “unwavering devotion to…
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