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  • Chicago’s new cardinal seals bond with Rome’s island parish

    Chicago’s new cardinal seals bond with Rome’s island parish

    • Nov 21, 2016

    “The image of an island is a very beautiful one,” said Chicago Cardinal Blase Cupich in taking possession of his church on Rome’s Tiber island. “It is a place of refuge from waters that are turbulent, a refuge for those people who have the courage to approach it from any side…it is a significant reminder to us that the church should be open to people coming to it from all sides.”

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