Posted by SCMO on 19th March 2018 in Blogging |
Archbishop Emeritus Keith Patrick Cardinal O’Brien (1938-2018) RIP
At 1am on Monday 19 March 2018, His Eminence Keith Patrick Cardinal O’Brien, Archbishop Emeritus of St Andrews & Edinburgh, died at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Newcastle-upon-Tyne surrounded by family and friends and fortified by the rites of Holy Church. RIP. He was 80 years old.
Commenting upon the news, Archbishop Leo Cushley of St Andrews & Edinburgh said:
“In life, Cardinal O’Brien may have divided opinion – in death, however, I think all can be united in praying for the repose of his soul, for comfort for his grieving family an...