CHICAGO — Cardinal Francis George of Chicago has been in the hospital at Loyola University Medical Center since Friday, after physicians found during a routine checkup that he was dehydrated.
“Cardinal George is expected to be released from the hospital later this week,” the Chicago Archdiocese said March 18.
“He asks that people continue to pray for him as he continues to keep people in his prayers.”
He is being treated with an antibiotic and is receiving intravenous fluids.
Earlier in the month, he announced to his local Church that cancer in his right kidney, which had been dormant for more than a year, is “showing signs of new activity.”
“While I am not experiencing symptoms of...READ MORE