Condolences from Pope Francis on the Passing of George H.W. Bush

December 5, 2018

The Secretariat of State of the Holy See sent the following message to Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston:

“Saddened to learn of the death of former President George H.W. Bush, His Holiness Pope Francis offers heartfelt condolences and the assurance of his prayers to all the Bush family.
Commending President Bush's soul to the merciful love of almighty God, His Holiness invokes upon all who mourn his passing the divine blessings of strength and peace.”

Cardinal Pietro Parolin
Secretary of State