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Archbishop Cupich's Homily at Wake for Cardinal George

"Our funerals are not celebrations of one's life, a nostalgic return to past glories. Rather, they focus on the Risen Christ presently active in our midst"

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Here is the homily ofArchbishop Blase Cupich of Chicago, given Tuesday at the wake for his predecessor,Francis Cardinal George, O.M.I.,with priests and seminariansof the archdiocese. Cardinal George died Friday at age 78 after a long battle with cancer. * * * “Stay with us Lord, for evening draws near.” T...

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