Paris archbishop to have Jewish funeral ceremony

August 10, 2007 11:33


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The Archbishop of Paris will be laid to rest on Friday morning at the city's Notre Dame Cathedral - where mourners will recite kaddish. According to Army Radio, Cardinal Jean-Marie Lustiger, a Jew who converted during World War II, will have both Christian and Jewish rites at his funeral. Lustiger's Jewish cousin, a survivor of Auschwitz, will say kaddish at the ceremony.

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