| Apr 17, 2015
| 1:40 PM
New York's Cardinal Timothy Dolan is joining others in remembering Cardinal Francis George as a gift from God and "friend and guide."
George, who retired as Chicago archbishop in the fall of 2014, died Friday after a long fight with cancer.
| Apr 17, 2015
| 12:46 PM
Civic and political leaders are reacting to news that former Chicago Cardinal Francis George has died after a long battle with cancer.
Catholic Charities CEO Monsignor Michael Boland says George had a compassion for all, which could be seen in his eyes...
| Apr 4, 2015
Chicago's retired Cardinal Francis George has been released from a hospital after being treated for pain and dehydration.
George left the hospital about a week after going in. He stopped treatment for kidney cancer several months ago.
The Archdiocese of...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 11:54 AM
Chicago's retired Cardinal Francis George has been readmitted to the hospital several months after he stopped treatment for kidney cancer.
The Archdiocese of Chicago said Saturday that George was admitted to Loyola University Medical Center for treatment...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 10:58 AM
Cardinal Francis George, Chicago's retired archbishop, has been readmitted to the hospital several months after he stopped treatment for kidney cancer.
The Archdiocese of Chicago said Saturday that George was admitted to Loyola University Medical Center...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 4:11 PM
Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich said Tuesday that Cardinal Francis George has not returned home and remains hospitalized at Loyola University Medical Center.
Following the annual Chrism Mass at Holy Name Cathedral, where Cupich blessed the sacramental...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 4:27 PM
A day after the Archdiocese of Chicago announced that Cardinal Francis George was back in the hospital, Archbishop Blase Cupich said that his predecessor was in good spirits.
"He was very good to talk to, as he always is," Cupich told reporters after...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 6:47 PM
Cardinal Francis George returned home Friday after being hospitalized last week for hydration and pain management issues and "is feeling much better," the Archdiocese of Chicago announced.
George was released after "the causes that required his...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:04 PM
Cardinal Francis George has been admitted to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood for a battery of tests since doctors stopped treating his cancer more than a month ago.
George, who retired as archbishop in November, was admitted Sunday and...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 3:59 PM
Cardinal Francis George will be released Saturday from Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood after a battery of tests since doctors stopped treating his cancer more than a month ago, a spokeswoman said.
George, who retired as archbishop in...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 7:41 PM
Retired Cardinal Francis George says his doctors have run out of options for his cancer treatment and he's exploring an approach to care that focuses on quality of life rather than a cure.
George spoke to reporters Friday in Chicago after the Knights of...