Cardinal Dolan on [Rochester, New York] Bishop Clark: “a great bishop”
September 17th, 2012
Promulgated by Ben Anderson
Yesterday Timothy Cardinal Dolan delivered a message for Bishop Clark’s 50th anniversary to the priesthood. The [Rochester Catholic] Courier reports (www.catholiccourier.com/news/local-news/mass-of-thanksgiving-honors-a-great-bishop/):
Mass of Thanksgiving honors ‘a great bishop’
Only a couple of minutes into his homily, Cardinal Dolan, who noted that all were gathered “to salute a great Bishop of Rochester,” got to the prevailing sentiment of the occasion.
“Why don’t I just say it, what’s in all our hearts. Matthew, we love you very much,” Cardinal Dolan remarked, setting off thunderous applause that became a standing ovation.