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    /slideshows/homeMedium/cardGeorge.png Wise and Gentle Pastor I join you in commending the soul of this wise and gentle pastor to the merciful love of God...I cordially impart my Apostolic Blessing as a pledge of consolation and peace in the Lord - Pope Francis
    /slideshows/homeMedium/Roger1-a.jpg So Generous "He was so generous with his life...I will miss him greatly" - Fr. Simon
    /slideshows/homeMedium/SB3.JPG Man of Peace A man of peace, tenacity and courage has been called home to the Lord. Our beloved Cardinal George passed away today (4/17/2015) at 10:45 a.m. at the Residence - Archbishop Blase J. Cupich
    /slideshows/homeMedium/sb14.JPG Heed His Example Let us heed his example and be a little more brave, a little more steadfast and a lot more loving. This is the surest way to honor his life and celebrate his return to the presence of God - Archbishop Cupich
    /slideshows/homeMedium/SalubongLuisa53a.jpg The Exsultet: The Proclamation of Easter Exult, let them exult, the hosts of heaven, exult, let Angel ministers of God exult, let the trumpet of salvation sound aloud our mighty King's triumph!
    /slideshows/homeMedium/sb8.JPG Never alone He said something very profoundly..." If you know the Lord, you're never alone" and that's what he leaves with me, that I'm never alone - Fr. Simon
    /slideshows/homeMedium/10985281_820603784686888_642267318791324132_n.jpg With Sorrow "With sorrow we note the passing of our beloved Archbishop emeritus. Eternal rest grant to him O Lord." - Deacon O'Leary
  • 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

    In Gratitude for the life of Service. Eternal rest grant to him O Lord.

    All Cardinal George's photos in this website (unless otherwise noted) courtesy of Luisa Penepacker



    Archbishop Blase J. Cupich’s Statement

    For Archbishop Blase J. Cupich’s Statement on the Passing of Francis Cardinal George OMI, Archbishop Emeritus of Chicago April 17, 2015,  CLICK HERE

    Photo courtesy of Archdiocese of Chicago.Org
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