News archive 2005

Statement from Archbishop Seán Brady, Primate of All Ireland regarding explosions in London

PRESS RELEASE

7 JULY 2005

STATEMENT FROM ARCHBISHOP SEÁN BRADY, PRIMATE OF ALL IRELAND

REGARDING EXPLOSIONS IN LONDON

 
On hearing the news of the explosions today in London, the Most Reverend
Seán Brady, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland said: 

“My thoughts and prayers are with the dead, the wounded and their families.”

“On behalf of my brother bishops and myself I offer my condolences and prayers
to all those affected.”

“I  wish to commend the emergency services for their work in responding to
this atrocity.”

“I would like to assure the President of the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales,
Cardinal Cormac Murphy O’Connor of the sympathy and support of the entire Catholic
community in Ireland at this difficult time.”

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