31 July 2019, The Tablet

Obituary: Cardinal Jaime Ortega Alamino


Obituary: Cardinal Jaime Ortega Alamino

Cardinal Jaime Ortega Alamino
Photo: CNS

 

His life’s work as Archbishop of Havana for 35 years was his patient strategy of dialogue, supporting the original aims of the revolution while gently critiquing its Marxist-Leninist ideology and authoritarianism. He was careful never to give the regime the chance to identify him with

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