Our beloved Francis Cardinal George, OMI, Archbishop Emeritus of Chicago
"Saddened to learn of the death of Cardinal Francis E. George, Archbishop Emeritus of Chicago, I offer heartfelt condolences to you and to the clergy, religious and lay faithful of the Archdiocese. With gratitude for Cardinal George’s witness of consecrated life as an Oblate of Mary Immaculate, his service to the Church’s educational apostolate and his years of episcopal ministry in the Churches of Yakima, Portland and Chicago, I join you in commending the soul of this wise and gentle pastor to the merciful love of God our heavenly Father. To all who mourn the late Cardinal in the sure hope of the Resurrection, I cordially impart my Apostolic Blessing as a pledge of consolation and peace in the Lord." - Pope Francis
"A man of peace, tenacity and courage" - Archbishop Cupich
"He was so generous with his life...I will miss him greatly" - Fr. Simon
"With sorrow we note the passing of our beloved Archbishop emeritus. Eternal rest grant to him O Lord." - Deacon O'Leary
aint Lambert Parish is a Roman Catholic Parish of the Archdiocese of Chicago. We are located in Skokie, a northern suburb of Chicago, Illinois.
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And lastly, we invite you to join us, your very own Catholic family here in Skokie .