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| 21st October 2003 | Modified: 15th October 2014 | Christianity, News Releases | Seen 25 times | Liked 0 times

21 October
Oct 21
21st October 2003

"Today is for me a time of great happiness and pride. I am humbled by the outpouring of love, affection and support that has flooded over me in recent weeks.  

Looking back to that Spring day in 1965 when I was ordained a priest, I could never have imagined or predicted the path my vocation would take. Whatever hopes and thoughts I had then of what the future might hold, I never came close to imagining a day like today.  

I offer my heartfelt thanks to all those who have supported and assisted me throughout my life and promise them they will be remembered in my prayers, now and always."  

ENDS  

Peter Kearney  
Director  
Catholic Media Office  
5 St. Vincent Place  
Glasgow  
G1 2DH  
0141 221 1168  
pk@scmo.org  
www.scmo.org

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