May 1996
Christian Century;5/22/96, Vol. 113 Issue 18, p568
Reports on the death of Belgian Cardinal Leo Joseph Suenens and retired Cardinal John Krol. Contributions of the two cardinals to the Roman Catholic Church; Career highlights.


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