SAN DIEGO — Archbishop-designate Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco today apologized and asked forgiveness for the disgrace he brought upon the Church and himself by being arrested for drunk driving.
“I apologize for my error in judgment and feel shame for the disgrace I have brought upon the Church and myself. I will repay my debt to society, and I ask forgiveness from my family and my friends and co-workers at the Diocese of Oakland and the Archdiocese of San Francisco," Archbishop Cordileone said in an Aug. 27 statement.
“I pray that God, in his inscrutable wisdom, will bring some good out of this,” he added.
According to the archbishop-designate, the incident occurred after...READ MORE