Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam

12 December 2008

More on Dulles

A friend of mine brought this old newsreel of Cardinal Dulles' priestly ordination in the 1950's to my attention. It's worth a look.

Cardinal Dulles 1918-2008

This morning Avery Cardinal Dulles SJ died at the Jesuit infirmary, Fordham University.

I had the privileged of meeting Cardinal Dulles twice and found that he more than lived up to his reputation for grace and wisdom. The Society and the Church will feel the loss of this great theologian and priest.

May he now see the face of the living God whom he served so well.

Requiem aeternam dona ei , Domine, et lux perpetua luceat ei . Requiescat in pace. Amen.

10 December 2008


As of noon today I'm done for the semester. I have but one thing to say: