Tribute to archbishop

March 26, 2009

A Board of Deputies reception this week honoured the outgoing Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor.

Board president Henry Grunwald, the Chief Rabbi and Lord Janner were joined by representatives of other faiths to acknowledge the cardinal’s contribution to Catholic-Jewish relations.

Dr David Ryall, assistant general secretary of the Catholic Bishops Conference, said the cardinal had been “very touched by the sentiments expressed”.

Last updated: 2:32pm, March 26 2009