Letter to Cardinal-designate Aloysius Ambrozic from Jean-Claude Cardinal Turcotte

Monday, January 19 1998

His Eminence Aloysius Cardinal-designate Ambrozic
Archbishop of Toronto
1155 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M4T 1W2

My dear colleague:

Your confreres at the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops have received the news of your elevation to the College of Cardinals with great joy and much pride.

I am pleased to offer you, on their behalf and in my own name, warm congratulations and best wishes for a joyful unfolding of the events that are associated with this honour. On this occasion, I wish to assure you of our esteem and confidence, and to reiterate our appreciation for your collaboration within the Conference. We hope that your new responsibilities as Cardinal will allow you to continue contributing to our activities. Please be assured of our solidarity and fraternal support.

Fraternally in Our Lord,

+ Jean-Claude Cardinal Turcotte
Archbishop of Montreal
Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops