Announcement

Announcing the Death of Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor died peacefully this afternoon, 1 September 2017, surrounded by his family and friends. Cardinal Nichols: "Please pray for the repose of his soul. Pray, too, for his family, and those many friends and colleagues from the Diocese and far beyond who mourn his loss." 

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News

Pope gives thanks for Cardinal Cormac's "distinguished service to the Church"

Pope Francis has written to Cardinal Nichols to offer his "heartfelt condolences" after the death of Archbishop emeritus of Westminster, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor.

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Obituary

Obituary

His Eminence Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor was the tenth Archbishop of Westminster. Born on 24 August 1932 in Reading, Cardinal Murphy-O’Connor was ordaine...Read more

Prayer

Prayer

We pray for the repose of the soul of Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor who died today, 1 September 2017, surrounded by his family and friends. Read more

Listen

Pause for Thought

On 10 November 2016, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor gave a poignant 'Pause for Thought' on BBC Radio 2's The Chris Evans Show. His reflection focused on "a...Read more

Commemoration

Funeral Rites for Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor

Here you will find details of the Funeral Rites for Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor. The Cardinal’s funeral takes place on Wednesday, 13 September 2017. 

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News

A message from Cardinal Cormac

Cardinal Cormac has written to Cardinal Vincent asking that a short message be conveyed to the priests, religious and faithful of the Westminster diocese.

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