Egan to Preside; Sambi to Attend Funeral

From the New York Province of the Society of Jesus:

Archbishop Sambi, the papal nuncio to the U.S., has sent word to the New York Province that Edward Cardinal Egan has been designated by the Holy Father to preside at Thursday’s funeral Mass for Avery Cardinal Dulles, SJ.  Archbishop Sambi will also be in attendance. 

James Martin, SJ

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