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| 08th August 2007 | Modified: 17th October 2014 | Christianity, News Releases | Seen 31 times | Liked 0 times

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8th August 2007

Cardinal Keith O'Brien, President of the Bishops' Confernce of Scotland has written to the Archbishop of Paris, Archbishop André Vingt-Trois expressing his condolences and those of the Bishops of Scotland following the death of Cardinal Jean-Marie Lustiger, Archbishop Emeritus of Paris. Cardinal Lustiger who died on Sunday aged 80 was the only Jewish convert to Roman Catholicism to become a French bishop in modern times. The text of Cardinal O'Brien's letter is shown below.  

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