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The Holy Father has sent a telegram of condolences on learning of the death of Cardinal Jose da Cruz Policarpo, patriarch emeritus of Lisbon, Portugal. The cardinal died in the afternoon of March 12th at the age of 78.
The telegram was sent to Bishop Jose Manuel Macario do Nascimento Clemente, patriarch of Lisb…