From our Bureau of Well-timed Deaths
He turned the Catholic Church in Cuba into an arm of the Castro regime.
And his soul departed from earth on the most sacred date of the Castro calendar.
From Marti Noticias.
Cardinal Jaime Lucas Ortega Alamino passed away this Friday, a statement from the Archbishopric of Havana announced.
In the note issued by the Archbishop of Havana, Monsignor Juan García de la Caridad Rodríguez ensures that the cardinal will be remembered for “his kind smile, his clairvoyant intelligence and the testimony of a priesthood delivered and sometimes suffered.”
The health of Bishop Ortega, archbishop emeritus of Havana, has been aggravated in recent times by pancreatic cancer.