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Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York (left) and the late Cardinal Francis George of Chicago. (Credit: Dolan, CBS2; George, Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Cardinal Dolan: Chicago’s Cardinal Francis George Was A ‘Gift’

Cardinal Timothy Dolan on Friday honored his longtime Chicago counterpart, Cardinal Francis George, as a “pastor, friend and guide.”


Cardinals Timothy Dolan (R) and Justin Francis Rigali arrives for talks ahead of a conclave to elect a new pope on March 4, 2013 at the Vatican. (Photo: VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)

Cardinals Begin Pre-Conclave Meetings At The Vatican

New York’s Cardinal Timothy Dolan was among 103 of the 115 electors who arrived at the Vatican Monday morning, while the other dozen are en route.