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Archbishop 'delighted' Vincent Nichols to be Cardinal

Sunday 12th January 2014

The Archbishop of Canterbury has welcomed the announcement by Pope Francis that the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Westminster, the Most Revd Vincent Nichols, will be made a Cardinal.

Archbishop Justin said: 'I am absolutely delighted by this well deserved appointment. Archbishop Nichols has demonstrated clear leadership, personal holiness and immense generosity. This strengthens the church in this country.'

Read a statement from the Catholic Church in England and Wales here.


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