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Cardinal Seán Brady announces retirement

by Gregg Ryan, Ireland Correspondent

Posted: 12 Sep 2014 @ 12:29

THE retirement of the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Armagh, Cardinal Seán Brady, was announced on Monday. He will be succeeded as Primate by his co-adjutor archbishop, Dr Eamon Martin (News, 25 January 2013).

Cardinal Brady (above), who was a prominent figure during the child-abuse scandals affecting the RC Church in Ireland in recent years, tendered his resignation to Pope Francis when he reached the age of ...

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